An Enemy at Green Knowe

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1989 - Dwellings - 171 pages
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The inhabitants of Green Knowe become involved with black magic when a modern-day witch attempts to find books of witchcraft supposedly hidden in the old house by a mad alchemist.

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User Review  - Philomena - LibraryThing

The darkest of the lovely Green Knowe series, this book is quite frightening, but ultimately an affirmation of the power of love and courage. It has stayed vividly with me over the years. Read full review

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User Review  - phoebesmum - LibraryThing

Another anomaly in the Green Knowe series: it's SCARY. If 'Stranger' had too little magic, 'Enemy' has too much of it: dark, spiteful, evil, black magic that nearly overcomes Mrs Oldknow, that takes ... Read full review


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About the author (1989)

LUCY MARIA BOSTON (1892-1990) purchased a ramshackle manor house near Cambridge, England, in 1935, which over a period of two years she lovingly restored. It is this house that inspired her, at the age of sixty-two, to take pen in hand and create the beloved Green Knowe series.

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