Small and insignificant Bastian Balthazar Bux is nobody's idea of a hero, least of all his own.
Through the pages of an old book he discovers a mysterious world of enchantment - but a world that is falling into decay.
The great task of making things well again falls on Bastian and so begins a dazzling, magical adventure.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 26/07/1984
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780140074314