Thief Lord

Host Margot Adler talks to Cornelia Funke, author of the new children's novel The Thief Lord. It's the story of two orphans who escape an unsavory aunt by running away to Venice, where they encounter the titular Thief Lord, and a magical carousel that makes the old young and the young old. (Scholastic Inc.; ISBN: 0439



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