What would happen if your wish came true, but things then weren’t as good as you’d expected them to be? Ricky Ragglesnout wishes for the whole world to be red. But when he loses pancakes and eggs, grass and trees, and even the colour of his mother’s hair, he realises the world might be fine just as it is. He learns a very important lesson: Be careful what you wish for. Sometimes you can have too much of a good thing.