Author(s): Emily Rodda
Turn the key three times only. Never turn the key while the music is playing Never pick up the box while the music is playing Never close the lid until the music has stopped The old music box has been in Leo's family for generations. He would never dream of disrespecting the rules but his cousin Mimi has other ideas. When she turns the key four times the paintings on the sides of the box move and a witch is released. Now Leo and Mimi are plunged into the fantastic world of Rondo.
Winner of YABBA Award for Fiction - Older Readers 2008.