An Enemy at Green Knowe

An Enemy at Green Knowe

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Description

L. M. Boston's thrilling and chilling tales of Green Knowe, a haunted manor deep in an overgrown garden in the English countryside, have been entertaining readers for half a century. Now the children of Green Knowe--both alive and ghostly--are back in appealing new editions.
The spooky original illustrations have been retained, but dramatic new cover art by Brett Helquist (illustrator of A Series of Unfortunate Events) gives the books a fresh, timeless appeal for today's readers.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 171 pages
  • 130 x 194 x 12mm | 172g
  • San Diego, CA, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0152024816
  • 9780152024819
  • 228,791

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Review quote

"Richly and reasonably imaginative and full of a shivery sense of eerie menace."--Book Week
"A . . . delicious sense of friendship as well as the suspense of a well-knit plot characterize this story."--School Library Journal
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About L M Boston

LUCY MARIA BOSTON (1892-1990) purchased a ramshackle manor house near Cambridge, England, in 1935, which over a period of two years she lovingly restored. It is this house that inspired her, at the age of sixty-two, to take pen in hand and create the beloved Green Knowe series.
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Rating details

1,044 ratings
4.06 out of 5 stars
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4 34% (351)
3 21% (224)
2 3% (34)
1 2% (20)
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