The Borrowers Avenged

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Harcourt, 1982 - Juvenile Fiction - 298 pages
36 Reviews
Pod, Homily, and Arrietty Clock's huge adventures have been thrilling children young and old for fifty years--and their appeal is as strong as ever in these handsome new paperback packages. While the original beloved interior illustrations by Beth and Joe Krush have been retained, Marla Frazee's striking cover illustrations capture these little people with a larger-than-life appeal.

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Overall entertaining, but kind of an odd ending. - Goodreads
It was a great ending of "The Borrowers" book series. - Goodreads
Not much plot and no character development. - Goodreads

Review: The Borrowers Avenged (The Borrowers #5)

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

It was a really enjoyable, really adventurous and really fast-paced children's fantasy novel sequel. It had really well-drawn illustrations, great characters, really thrilling adventure and a really ... Read full review

Review: The Borrowers Avenged (The Borrowers #5)

User Review  - Una Rose - Goodreads

The final book of this wonderful children series. Its ending was sweet, happy, although a little dark and not entirely satisfactory. It does leave you wondering about the end story of this beloved ... Read full review

About the author (1982)

MARY NORTON (1903-1992) lived in England, where she was an actress playwright, and award-winning author. As a child she created a make-believe world in which tiny people inhabited the hedgerows, living their lives out of the sight of humans. It is from this private fantasy that her most well-known books, those about the Borrowers, came about.

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