Climb the mysterious stairway with princess Irene . . . Princess Irene has discovered a secret winding stairway in the castle. It leads to a bewildering labyrinth of unknown passages with closed doors – and a further stairway. What lies at the top? Meanwhile, the miner’s son Curdie overhears a fiendish plot by the goblins that live below the mountain. With the help of Irene’s magic ring, can they stop the goblins’ terrifying plans in time? An introduction by Richard Adams, and a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who’s who, activities and more . . .