The Great Brownie Crisis is a fun book for adults to read to children. Part of the Sophie Series, this books shares events from Sophie’s life as she moves through the world a solemn, wise little girl who can also see and hear a entire pantheon of magical creatures whose lives are meant to order, help, and guide children. The Brownies are small, rotund little fellows who tend to the dramatic in their personalities whilst doing the most mundane tasks in the house. One morning Sophie is assailed by frantic wailing as the Brownies discover one of their own is missing. It is up to Sophie to help keep the household of magical creatures running smoothly until the crisis is over.