A Small Pinch of Weather by Joan Aiken
  

Synopsis

A Small Pinch of Weather by Joan Aiken

Anything is magically possible in these twelve short stories by gifted storyteller, Joan Aiken. Imagine ordering a sunny day from the local weather witch, asking an appletree to answer the telephone and making a beautiful garden out of old cereal boxes. What would you do if you inherited a real hair loom, or found three ugly old ladies and a dragon on your doorstep and would you need a bicycle if you had a unicorn to ride?

About the Author

Joan Aiken

Joan Aiken (1924 - 2004) spent part of her childhood living in a haunted house. After leaving school, she worked at the BBC, the United Nations, and in the editorial department of a magazine. All this time, she had been writing stories and after her first major novel was published in 1961, Joan left her job to write full-time. She has now written almost 100 books for adults and children, Including the hugely popular The Wolves Of Willoughby Chase and Black Hearts In Battersea.

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Format

Paperback
240 pages
Interest Age: From 9 To 11

Author

Joan Aiken
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Author's Website

www.joanaiken.com/

Publisher


www.harpercollinschildrensb...

Publication date

6th March 2000

ISBN

9780006754893


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