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The Weather Witch

3.33  ·  Rating Details ·  51 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Two youngsters travel back to Elizabethan times to confront a witch.

Joe and Kerry, sent to stay in the country with their great-aunt, find themselves whirled into the past when they investigate the mystery of an Elizabethan village that escaped destruction more than four hundred years ago, by simply vanishing overnight. But the spell that saved it then, has now become a cu
Paperback, 288 pages
Published June 3rd 2002 by Yearling (first published July 5th 1989)
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Karl Orbell
Jan 04, 2012 Karl Orbell rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I've been reading Paul Stewart books for a few years now, particularly his collaborations with Chris Riddell: The Edge Chronicles, Barnaby Grimes, Wyrmeweald, Free Lance, etc. I was running out of these series and thought I had better scan his bibliography to see if there's anything older I've missed. Then I saw this book, The Weather Witch , his second ever novel, and thought - "Hang on! I've got that!"

Searching through my older bookcases, I found it, a 1991 copy, bought in 1991 by me at schoo
Vick Knight
Mar 18, 2015 Vick Knight rated it really liked it
I was put off reading it at first by the rather horrifying looking cover, but I soon got into it. It is the first and only Paul Stewart book I have read and I really enjoyed it. I liked the mix of history and modern day, as well as the (view spoiler)
All in all, it was a clever mix of magic, history and a bit of modernity.
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Feb 21, 2016 S.I. Anderson rated it really liked it
Read this book as a child about 15 years ago. Was a good read and I have fond memories of it. Not sure I would like it as much if I read it again today...
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Aug 12, 2013 Syafiqah Shukri rated it it was ok
To childish for me, but it has an interesting concept..
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Paul Stewart is a highly regarded author of books for young readers – from picture books to football stories, fantasy and horror. Together with Chris Riddell he is co-creator of the bestselling Edge Chronicles, which has sold more than three million copies and is available in over twenty languages. They have also collaborated together on lots of other exciting books for children of all ages. The F ...more
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