The Spell Tailors
Apprentice Witch series - perfect for fans of Studio
Ghibli and Diana Wynne Jones.
PRAISE FOR THE APPRENTICE WITCH:
'Reminded me of the best of the Worst Witch books'
'A charming tale of magic, bravery and friendship, reminiscent
of Diana Wynne Jones.' GUARDIAN
'The Apprentice Witch is entirely more charming, adventurous,
and full of heart than a book has any right to be.' TRENTON
'A delightful, witty and vivid story' KIRAN MILLWOOD
Hen dreams of becoming a spell tailor, stitching magic into clothing
like his beloved Nana.
But thanks to new factories, spell tailors are struggling. His
Uncle Bertie's fancy shop has shut down, and when he, Aunt
Lucia and stuck-up cousin Connie move in, it's a disaster
for all the family.
Then Hen stumbles upon a new kind of stitch - one which
causes Nana and Bertie to ban him from sewing.
What is the power of the stitch that can sew memories into clothes
- and could it be the very thing to save them all?
Combines James Nicol's trademark cosy fantasy with
an enchanting mystery - perfect for readers 8 and up
Explores the real magic of clothes as Hen, a spell tailor's
apprentice, struggles to master his family craft -
and discovers a new kind of stitch in the process
A warm hug of a book - one to curl up with in your
favourite old jumper!
- Paperback | 368 pages
- 142 x 201 x 30mm | 140g
- 01 Sep 2022
- Chicken House Ltd
- Somerset, United Kingdom