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Enna Hittims

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Anne Smith is sick of being sick. She entertains herself by inventing stories about the marvellous adventurer Enna Hittims - but she doesn't expect Enna to come to life.
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Published by Barrington Stoke (first published 2006)
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Miriam
Aug 29, 2012 Miriam rated it liked it
Originally published as a short story in a collection.

A sick girl entertains herself by making up a story about tiny, violent adventurers, but finds they are less fun when they become real.
Riho Uto
Nov 09, 2013 Riho Uto rated it it was ok
11/6=20min 11/8=12min 11/9=9min
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Q. Have you imagined something doesn't exist?
A. I have. I imagined small people. I heard that there are small people around everyone. I think small people exist. I sometimes wonder things moved before I thought that was another place. I think small people moved that. But I have never seen small people. I want to see them directly.

This is too imagined story. I could not catch up. So I do not recommen
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Kate B
Apr 03, 2015 Kate B rated it liked it
I'm wondering if this is semi-autobiographical (in a metaphorical way, obviously). I've read interviews where authors describe their characters taking on lives of their own, and more than one author has cited childhood illness (or other reasons for extended periods of boredom) as being the time they started writing.

Even if you have no interest in how Ms Jones came up with the idea, this is still an entertaining story for 7-10 year olds.
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Apr 04, 2011 Rita rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy-sci-fi
found in Unexpected Magic and Believing is Seeing
M
Aug 25, 2009 M rated it liked it
Shelves: fantasy
A very slight but enjoyable book.
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Diana Wynne Jones was the author of more than thirty critically acclaimed fantasy stories, including the Chrestomanci series and the novels Howl's Moving Castle and Dark Lord of Derkholm.

For Diana Wynne Jones's official autobiography, please see http://www.leemac.freeserve.co.uk/aut...
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