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The Ride-by-Nights

Walter de la Mare
Illustrated by Carolina Rabei

The second in a series of four seasonal picture books by the author/illustrator pairing that brought you Snow.

4 in stock

£6.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571307197
Date Published
03.09.2015
Delivery
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Summary

Up on their brooms the Witches stream,
Crooked and black in the crescent’s gleam

It’s Halloween and a family is preparing to go trick-or-treating. Little do they know that up above them a coven of witches flies unseen through the starry sky…

Carolina’s stunning illustrations beautifully illuminate Walter de la Mare’s thrilling, magical poem, published as a picture book for the first time.

Critic Reviews

This book is excellent for sharing at bedtime

The School Librarian
Walterde la Mare

Walter de la Mare (1873–1956) was born in Charlton, Kent. From 1890 to 1908, he worked in the statistics department of the London office of Anglo-American Oil. For the rest of his long life, he was a full-time writer. De la Mare’s first collection of poetry, Songs of Childhood, was published under pseudonym in 1902. With the publication of The…

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