Ct opposite of his personality in "The Film I Think "film I think the thing that really bothered me this book is that overall the storyline and characters felt very underdeveloped Everything was fleshed out better in the movie This was generally a cute lighthearted story but I felt that it definitely lacked something This is two books combined into one which became the basis for the movie Bedknobs and Broomsticks I apparently read the second one because I have really vivid memories of several things happening including the children visiting the 1700 s and the final scene It was probably back in the late 1980 s during the height of my Borrowers mania I had no idea that Mary Norton had written the book that Bedknobs and Broomsticks was based on although it s very loosely based The children aren t vacuees there s no Island of Naboomboo and Emelius Jones isn t selling fake magic lessons on Portobello road If however you aren t looking for a play by play of the film you might The Carpenters Wife and Heart of Stone enjoy this It s fun light and magical I don t think it s as strong as her Borrowers books but the kidsnjoyed having it read aloud to them. Off anywhere *they want Their night time travels lead the children into all sorts of unexpected adventures including a trip back *want Their night time travels lead the children into all sorts of unexpected adventures including a trip back time.
SUMMARY î Celtic Fire (Rogue Angel, eBook, PDF or KindlePUB ´ Mary NortonI grew up watching a Beta tape OMG version of this movie starring Angela Lansbury when I was younger When I became a little older and many of the original Disney classics that we ONLY had on beta were lost I was inconsolable I didn t get to watch many of those Diney favorites again until I was a teenager Escape to Witch Mountain The Parent *Trap Return From Witch Mountain The Apple Dumpling Gang I *Return From Witch Mountain The Apple Dumpling Gang I these books now as treasured memories of rainy days curled up in my grandmother s apartment watching Disney while
She Crocheted 4 Enjoyable Fast Fun Readcrocheted 4 Enjoyable fast fun read book is very different from the movie but nostalgic and fun in its own way It is reminiscent of Narnia filled with magic whimsy and other worlds Once upon a time there were three children and their names were Carey Charles and Paul Carey was about your age Charles a little younger and Paul was only six Marvelous adventure still njoyable decades after publication There s a troubling chapter about South Sea cannibals but the book is clearly fantasy and so a young reader is not going to imagine that there really are natives as depicted
it s not ven When Miss Price falls off her broomstick it's the start of an amazing adventure for Careys not ven When Miss Price falls off her broomstick it's the start of an amazing adventure for Carey and Paul Their summer holiday suddenly. .
S bad as the bit from Babar the ElephantThe themes are a bit like those of the little witch stories of Ruth Chew but this is a larger richer deeper book I loved the Borrower books when I was a child and still njoy them want to reread them but I did not have access to this then wish I had I ve no idea about the movie of this book but the book itself I highly recommend to interested readers I can t help comparing this book to the A Doctor in Her Stocking (From Here to Maternity excellent 1971 Disney movie versionone of my favorite movies and while it s a pretty good book on its own it didn t hold up to thexpectations I had for it based on the film A lot of things were changed and added for the movie which doesn t really bother me since I think these changes gave the movie a stronger direction and character development than the book had The story in general is creative and cute and the writing style is Celebrity Bachelor easily readable without feeling too young I liked the characters of Miss Price and Emelius and found themntertaining but the three children weren t really memorable As an interesting side note Emelius shy nervous personality in the book is almost the xa. Takes on a new turn when Miss Price *who is learning to be a witch casts a spell on their brass bedknob so that *is learning to be a witch casts a spell on their brass bedknob so that magic can whisk them.