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Wise Child by Monica Furlong

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Published by Knopf, Distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


  • Witchcraft -- Fiction.

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About the Edition

Abandoned by both her parents, nine-year-old Wise Child goes to live with the witch woman Juniper, who begins to train her in the ways of herbs and magic.

Edition Notes

StatementMonica Furlong.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.F96638 Wi 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 228 p. ;
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2374877M
ISBN 100394891058, 0394991052
LC Control Number87003063

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This author's first venture into children's literature is a tense character-study of a child caught between the varieties of medieval witchcraft. After the death of the grandmother who has been caring for her, Marget, known as Wise Child, is taken in by Juniper, since both her parents are absent—her father is a sailor and her mother abandoned her long ago. Abandoned by both her parents, nine-year-old Wise Child goes to live with the witch woman Juniper, who begins to train her in the ways of herbs and magic. In this exciting, well-written fantasy, the setting (Britain in the Dark Ages) is as much a character as Wise Child and her guardian Juniper. Orphaned by the death of her grandmother and her sailor-fa. Dec 29,  · "Wise Children is Angela Carter's best book. It deserves many prizes and, better than that, the affection of generations of readers" (Times Literary Supplement) "Inventive and brilliant" (The Times) "A funny, funny book, Wise Children is even better than Nights at the Circus.4/5().