By Lucy M. Boston
These mesmerizing, haunting tales from Carnegie winner Lucy M. Boston became glossy classics, fantastically evoking all of the magic and beauty of formative years. Now The teenagers of eco-friendly Knowe and River at eco-friendly Knowe come in one edition.
Children of eco-friendly Knowe: Tolly's nice grandmother isn't a witch, yet either she and her outdated residence, eco-friendly Knowe, are filled with a really distinctive form of magic. There are different young children within the house—children who have been satisfied there centuries sooner than. operating round eco-friendly Knowe's moat, gardens and mysterious rooms, Tolly slowly discovers them, their toys and animals, and their excellent stories...
River at eco-friendly Knowe: 'What loads of islands the river makes,' acknowledged Ida. 'We needs to cross exploring and sail round them all.'
And so starts a superb, magical summer time. Ida, Oscar and Ping are staying with Ida's great-aunt on the historic, river-encircled condo of eco-friendly Knowe. They got down to chart the river within the canoe, and shortly detect that it has a few stunning and mysterious secrets and techniques.
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