Rubbing to edges and corners bumped. Spine and covers creased.
"Half an hour's rain for your carrots, Mr McCrae, Tuesday morning? Fine rain or medium rain? And do you want any wind with it?"
Imagine ordering a sunny day from the local weather witch, asking an apple tree to answer the telephone and making a beautiful garden out of cereal boxes. What would you do if you inherited a real hair loom, or found three ugly old ladies and a dragon on your doorstep and would you need a bicycle if you had a unicorn to ride?
Anything is magically possible in these twelve short stories by gifted storyteller, Joan Aiken.