More book recommendations.

Jenny Holmstrom isidunil at
Thu Sep 6 04:31:46 EDT 2001

 --- Alex <alex.mb at> wrote: > I love Margaret Mahy too.
> Has anyone else read 24 hours, her most recent book. It's not
> fantasy though
> the events are fantastic in a way. It describes 24 hours in the
> life of a
> wealthy suburban boy and shows how quickly one's perception of
> oneself and
> the world can change.
> I loved it because although there was no magic in it, everything
> felt
> mysterious and as if it could tip over into a magical world at any
> point. It
> reminded me of how enchanting and frightening things seem when you
> are
> young - you want to become involved but feel scared of that
> involvement.
> Hope I haven't spoiled it for anyone.
> Alex

No, Alex, you haven't! In fact you've made it really interested!
'Cause I haven't read the book yet... I'll look for it at the library !

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-Mahatma Gandhi

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