A family picnic in the Black Forest is the beginning of an adventure for two children who are drawn into the past. Sorcery and enchantment are the themes of a magical story by this spellbinding writer.
Mary Stewart is the author of THE CRYSTAL CAVE, THORNYHOLD, ROSE COTTAGE and many other novels which make her one of the widest read novelists in the world. Lady Stewart is the widow of the Emeritus Professor of Geology of Edinburgh University. She and her husband retired from Edinburgh and Lady Stewart continues to live in their house in the West Highlands of Scotland.
THE LITTLE BROOMSTICK 'What enchantment ... The author has used all her considerable gifts as a storyteller to spin this charming magical tale.' -- JUNIOR BOOKSHELF LUDO AND THE STAR HORSE 'Superbly and movingly told, worthy of Hans Andersen.' -- FINANCIAL TIMES LUDO AND THE STAR HORSE 'Sets Mary Stewart well on the rungs of the ladder of distinction in children's literature ...' -- JUNIOR BOOKSHELF A WALK IN WOLF WOODS 'A Walk in Wolf Woods is ... gripping, exciting, steeped in folk-lore, yes, and told with the magic, flair and superb detail which puts Mary Stewart among the top and best-loved children's writers.' -- OXFORD TIMES