The Land of Stories

13 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 6,830 ratings

The Land of Stories Publisher's Summary

Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairytales.

The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about.

But after a series of encounters with witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls alike, getting back home is going to be harder than they thought.

©2012 Chris Colfer (P)2012 Hachette Audio
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  • Book 1

    • The Land of Stories

    • The Wishing Spell
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,188
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,945
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,935

    Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairytales. The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The kids loved it- and so did we!

    • By B. Wohlers on 04-26-13

    Regular price: $17.09

    • The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Alex and Conner Bailey's world is about to change, in this fast-paced adventure that uniquely combines our modern-day world with the enchanting realm of classic fairytales. The Land of Stories tells the tale of twins Alex and Conner. Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, they leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about. But after a series of encounters with witches, wolves, goblins, and trolls alike, getting back home is going to be harder than they thought.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Some of the book reminds me of my book

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-14-16

    Regular price: $18.11

  • Book 2

    • The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,167
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,034
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,042

    After decades of hiding, the evil Enchantress who cursed Sleeping Beauty is back with a vengeance.Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother! Against the will of their grandmother, the twins must find their own way into the Land of Stories to rescue their mother and save the fairy tale world from the greatest threat it's ever faced.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Perfect for my seven year old son and I!!

    • By kimpea on 07-02-17

    Regular price: $20.52

    • The Land of Stories: The Enchantress Returns

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 40

    After decades of hiding, the evil Enchantress who cursed Sleeping Beauty is back with a vengeance. Alex and Conner Bailey have not been back to the magical Land of Stories since their adventures in The Wishing Spell ended. But one night, they learn the famed Enchantress has kidnapped their mother! Against the will of their grandmother, the twins must find their own way into the Land of Stories to rescue their mother and save the fairy-tale world from the greatest threat it's ever faced.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fast paced and Fun! Couldn't put it down!

    • By Gilmara Lima Mendes on 09-25-13

    Regular price: $18.11

  • Book 3

    • The Land of Stories: A Grimm Warning

    • The Land of Stories, Book 3
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In the third book in the number-one New York Times best-selling series by Chris Colfer, the Brothers Grimm have a warning for the Land of Stories. Conner Bailey thinks his fairy-tale adventures are behind him - until he discovers a mysterious clue left by the famous Brothers Grimm. With help from his classmate Bree and the outlandish Mother Goose, Conner sets off on a mission across Europe to crack a 200-year-old code.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazing

    • By Jessica on 08-17-15

    Regular price: $18.11

    • A Grimm Warning

    • The Land of Stories, Book 3
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,042
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 935
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 936

    Conner Bailey thinks his fairy-tale adventures are behind him - until he discovers a mysterious clue left by the famous Brothers Grimm. With help from his classmate Bree and the outlandish Mother Goose, Conner sets off on a mission across Europe to crack a two-hundred-year-old code. Meanwhile, Alex Bailey is training to become the next Fairy Godmother...but her attempts at granting wishes never go as planned. Will she ever be truly ready to lead the Fairy Council?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • love it

    • By Nikki Grimm on 04-30-15

    Regular price: $22.80

  • Book 4

    • The Land of Stories: Beyond the Kingdoms

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 875
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 787
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 790

    The Masked Man is on the loose in the Land of Stories, and it's up to Alex and Conner Bailey to stop him...except Alex has been thrown off the Fairy Council, and no one will believe they're in danger.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'm a Kid Again

    • By Ted on 07-14-15

    Regular price: $22.80

  • Book 5

    • The Land of Stories: An Author's Odyssey

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 9 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 724
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 664
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 664

    In the highly anticipated continuation of the Land of Stories series, Conner learns that the only place to fight the Masked Man's literary army is inside his own short stories. When the twins and their friends enter worlds crafted from Conner's imagination, the race begins to put an end to the Masked Man's reign of terror. Can the twins finally restore peace in the fairy tale world?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing and adventurous

    • By Mark Warrington on 10-06-16

    Regular price: $26.22

  • Book 6

    • The Land of Stories: Worlds Collide

    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 564
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 501
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 496

    In the highly anticipated conclusion to the Land of Stories series, Conner and Alex must brave the impossible. All of the Land of Stories fairy tale characters - heroes and villains - are no longer confined within their world! With mayhem brewing in the Big Apple, Conner and Alex will have to win their biggest battle yet. Can the twins restore order between the human and fairy tale worlds?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing

    • By Scherer on 07-18-17

    Regular price: $26.22

    • The Curvy Tree

    • A Tale from the Land of Stories
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Once upon a time, there was a little girl who didn't quite fit in. When she runs away, she happens upon a curvy tree who helps her understand the importance of being different! This audiobook stands alone but also plays an important role in the Land of Stories series - making this a must-have book for fans and new listeners alike!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • <br />I like it!

    • By Son on 04-08-16

    Regular price: $5.68

    • Adventures from the Land of Stories Boxed Set

    • The Mother Goose Diaries and Queen Red Riding Hood's Guide to Royalty
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    Featuring Mother Goose and Queen Red Riding Hood, fan favorite characters in the Land of Stories series, this boxed set is a must-have for new and old fans alike. From New York Times best-selling author Chris Colfer comes two new books about two beloved characters, Mother Goose and Queen Red Riding Hood. Mother Goose's diary entries over the last 500 years take listeners on a journey to learn buried secrets.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome!!😊

    • By V. Bisram on 01-16-16

    Regular price: $26.22

    • The Land of Stories: A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales

    • By: Chris Colfer, Brandon Dorman - illustrator
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 4 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    Enter the world of fairy tales in this stunning book that includes more than 35 beloved stories and rhymes retold by New York Times best-selling author Chris Colfer. This companion book to the Land of Stories series will appeal to new and old fans alike, who will delight in favorite classics such as "Cinderella", "Sleeping Beauty", "Little Red Riding Hood", "Jack and the Beanstalk", and more. Here is the beloved fairy-tale treasury that Alex and Conner fall into in The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Definite a Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales

    • By Amanda on 03-24-17

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Trollbella Throws a Party

    • A Tale from the Land of Stories
    • By: Chris Colfer
    • Narrated by: Chris Colfer
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8

    It's Queen Trollbella's birthday, and she's throwing herself an epic celebration. She has everything a troll girl would want: musicians, magical creatures, carnival rides, a gigantic cake, and more. So why isn't she having any fun? Trollbella knows something is missing. When she meets a goblin boy sneaking into her party, Trollbella decides to share her party, and she discovers that a happy kingdom and learning to give back is the best gift she could've ever received.

    Regular price: $4.54