King George III loves bonfires! And he's sure to love this one especially, since it will send George the builder to build a house for his father in heaven. But George the butler is happy too, as this means Mrs George will need a new husband...
You'll need ears as sharp as a sparkler in this hilarious yet mysterious Epic Tale!
Based on the Tibetan folk tale of "The Three Genjias", adapted by Chip Colquhoun. Read by David Ault (davidault.co.uk).
Illustration by Heather Rose.
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