When Jerry, Jimmy and Cathy discover a tunnel that leads to a castle, they pretend that it is enchanted. But when they discover a Sleeping Princess at the centre of a maze, astonishing things begin to happen. Amongst a horde of jewels they discover a ring that grants wishes.
But wishes granted are not always wishes wanted, so the children find themselves grappling with invisibility, dinosaurs, a ghost and the fearsome Ugli-Wuglies before it is all resolved.
This edition of The Enchanted Ca..
When Father goes away with two strangers one evening, the lives of Roberta, Peter and Phyllis are shattered. They and their mother have to move from their comfortable London home to go and live in a simple country cottage, where Mother writes books to make ends meet.
However, they soon come to love the railway that runs near their cottage, and they make a habit of waving to the Old Gentleman who rides on it. They befriend the porter, Perks, and through him learn railway lore and much else.
Cand tatal lor e trimis undeva departe, Roberta, Peter si Phyllis sunt siliti sa se mute din Londra cu mama lor ca sa locuiasca intr-o casuta de la tara. Copiii se joaca la gara si se imprietenesc cu Perks, seful garii. Impreuna urmaresc zilnic trenurile care merg spre Londra. In fiecare zi fac cu mana unui domn batran din tren, fara sa stie ca el are legatura cu plecarea tatalui lor. Text integral, cu o introducere despre autor, opera si epoca, si cu un glosar de termeni...
The Story of the Treasure Seekers is a legendary children's story by the enchanting E. Nesbit which has delighted countless generations of children; this brand new edition ensures that it will be able to reach a whole new modern audience. The Bastable children (Dora, Oswald, Dicky, Alice, Noel and Horace Octavius - H.O.) live in London with their widowed father. Too poor to attend school, the children are left to their own devices and they spend their days coming up with ingenious plans to ..