Recommending books

Michelle Thomas michellet at
Fri Jun 21 11:15:53 EDT 2002

> I love Nesbit, too. She's a little like DWJ in that she writes quite
> different kinds of stories - the Treasure Seekers and the other Bastable
> books are really funny, while there is a much more serious pair of
> time-travel stories (names of which escape me). They are about some
> children who inherit a manor house, and then find out they have a beggar
> cousin, who is actually the Heir. They all have elements of social
> commentary in them; yet they are also much less old-fashioned than a lot
> of children's fiction from the same time.
> Robyn
Do you mean the one with the Mouldiwarp?


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