|Author/Contributor(s):||Eager, Edward ; Bodecker, N M|
This gift-ready set includes the first four books in Edward Eager's classic Tales of Magic series
The four most popular stories--Half Magic, Knight's Castle, Magic by the Lake, and The Time Garden--are ready for middle grade reading pleasure. This set is perfect for gift-giving and for introducing eager new readers to a whole world of wit and magic,
This funny and gentle classic series is an enjoyable read-aloud and also a strong choice for independent reading. For fans of such favorite series as The Penderwicks and The Vanderbeekers, the books were called truly magic in a reader's hands by Jack Gantos, Newbery Medal winner for Dead End in Norvelt.