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By Ursula Vernon

Nurk is a quiet homebody of a shrew. but if a mysterious plea for aid arrives within the mail, he invokes the spirit of his fearless warrior-shrew grandmother, Surka, and units off to locate the sender. it sort of feels the prince of the dragonflies has been abducted, and Nurk is his final wish for rescue. any such undertaking will be daunting for even the most important, baddest, and bravest of shrews, and Nurk is neither giant nor undesirable, and just a little courageous. yet he does his very best--and hopes his grandmother will be proud.
Nurk is a hot, amazing, and hilarious illustrated experience approximately braveness, kinfolk legacies, and friendships of a most original nature.

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Approximately part a minute slid by way of, and he begun respiring back, simply because not anything else had occurred, and, besides, there isn't any terror that's made greater through asphyxiation. The claws did not stream. The snorfling noise settled again right into a muttering snore. Nurk grew to become his head, very, very slowly, and observed the Grizzlemole's tentacles twitching a piece, yet no different movement. he is nonetheless asleep. He simply moved in his sleep. that is it. He did not get up. Nurk enable his breath out. a humid circle of condensation seemed at the Grizzlemole's claw after which melted instantly away. regrettably, whether the Grizzlemole used to be nonetheless asleep, Nurk used to be now trapped in a cage of claws. They have been too shut jointly for even a shrew to squeeze among. The Grizzlemole's colossal palm, wrinkled and patched with wiry hair, arched over his head. "Hurry! " hissed Prince Flicker from his cage. Nurk did not dare answer. He used to be too with regards to the Grizzlemole's ears. i need to get out, he suggestion desperately. He has to maneuver back so i will be able to get out! The Grizzlemole snored, taking a look approximately as prone to circulation as a mountain. If i will make him flow in his sleep back somehow—oh, yet what if he closes his paw? If he strikes, i would be squished. If he does not movement, i'm going to certainly be stuck. Oh, what may Surka do? He sighed. Surka might have run the Grizzlemole via together with her glowing sword or ridden the monster round the room utilizing his tentacles for reins, yet neither alternative used to be attainable for him. If I ever do that back, he idea tiredly, i have to make sure to deliver a sparkling sword. and maybe how one can use it. Still... He glanced over on the tentacles thoughtfully. He wasn't his grandmother, and reins have been out, yet still... His nostril is especially delicate, Flicker had acknowledged. Nurk knelt down and leaned ahead. He could not squeeze among the claws, yet he may perhaps poke such a lot of his nostril throughout the hole among of them. "We'll learn how delicate your nostril particularly is," Nurk stated lower than his breath. The claws have been as sturdy as stone, and so they scraped uncomfortably opposed to his cheeks, yet Nurk wiggled and shifted and strained until eventually his lengthy white whiskers popped freed from the cage. He pressed himself flat at the ground, and through wiggling his nostril determinedly, he controlled to comb a whisker opposed to one of many Grizzlemole's tentacles. The tentacle did not reply. Nurk strained ahead so far as he may well and wiggled his nostril furiously. He may possibly consider the top of his whisker going flick-flick-flick opposed to the tentacle. For a protracted second, not anything occurred. Nurk's ears sagged with doubt—would the Grizzlemole even discover? If he did discover, could he get up? —and then the Grizzlemole grunted, the tentacle twitched, and the big claws lifted away. The Grizzlemole swiped at his nostril in a halfhearted scratch, mumbled a piece, and lapsed again into snores. The paw dropped again to his part. these significant claws could most likely have minimize Nurk in part after they landed, yet once the Grizzlemole had scratched his nostril, Nurk had scrambled ahead on all fours. part crawling, part falling around the stone flooring, he pulled himself freed from the Grizzlemole's embody.

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