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The witchesof Wimmering

Nicholas Fisk

The witchesof Wimmering

by Nicholas Fisk

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Published by Pelham in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nicholas Fisk ; illustrated by Trevor Stubley.
    SeriesYoung mermaids
    ContributionsStubley, Trevor.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16742129M
    ISBN 100720708648
    OCLC/WorldCa8382217

      Such was Roald Dahl’s ability to tap into the imagination of young people. But it is precisely because of his vivid and unforgettable depictions of women/witches in the book that it has been deemed misogynistic and sexist, causing it to be placed at number 22 on the American Library Association's list of most challenged books.   Witches of Wimmering (London: Pelham Books, ) [novelette: chap: hb/] Sweets from a Stranger and Other SF Stories (Harmondsworth, Middlesex: Kestrel Books, ) [coll: hb/David Barlow] Living Fire and Other SF Stories (London: Corgi Books, ) [coll: pb/].

    Nicholas Fisk is the pseudonym of David Higginbottom (born in London, 14 October ), a writer of science fiction books, mainly for works include Grinny, You Remember Me, Space Hostages and also wrote the Starstormers series of novels. [1]. The Book of the Witch. 54K likes. Non-profit Facebook sharing forum. T.B.O.T.W. claims no copyrights & is for the sole purpose of learning and sharing the magickal arts. All paths ers: 54K.

    'A true genius Roald Dahl is my hero' - David WalliamsOne child a week is fifty-two a them and squiggle them and make them There are witches EVERYWHERE. Witches could be a cashier in a supermarket, a woman driv. Witches of the world. K likes. we are here to spread a little magic around the world xxxFollowers: K.


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