The Marvelous Land of Snergs

The Marvelous Land of Snergs

Veronica Cossanteli


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  • Parents wishing to gift children a modern take on a classic
  • Educators and librarians seeking to appeal to fans of J.R.R. Tolkien, Narnia, and The Wizard of Oz


  •  Widely recognised as the inspiration for The Hobbit, a forgotten classic from 1927 is updated and brought beautifully back to life by acclaimed children’s writer Veronica Cossanteli, supported by the family of the original author, E. A. Wyke-Smith.
  • The Tolkien-world has a massive following–this book will appeal to both children and adults who grew up loving The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
  • 8 gorgeous full-page illustrations and 39 illustrated chapter headings by Melissa Castrillon.
  • A timeless gift title for the holidays
  • Publication timed to coincide with “Hobbit Day,” when Tolkien fervor is at its height
  •  Audiobook narrated by Stephen Fry


Veronica Cossanteli:

Veronica Cossanteli is an elementary school teacher who lives with three cats, two snakes, one guinea pig, and a large assortment of lizards. Her debut book, The Extincts, was Longlisted for the Lancashire School Library Service Fantastic Book Award. The Marvelous Land of Snergs is her third book.