The Phoenix And The Carpet by E. NesbitThe Phoenix And The Carpet by E. Nesbit

The Phoenix And The Carpet

byE. NesbitForeword byRobin Mckinley

Paperback | May 10, 2012

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It's startling enough to have a phoenix hatch in your house, but even more startling when it talks and reveals that you have a magic carpet on the floor. The vain and ancient bird accompanies the children on a series of adventures through time and space which, magic being what it is, rarely turn out as they were meant . . . This sequel to Five Children and It continues the magical adventures of siblings Cyril, Anthea, Robert, Jane and their baby brother.
EDITH NESBIT was a mischievous child who grew up into an unconventional adult. With her husband, Hubert Bland, she was one of the founder members of the socialist Fabian Society; their household became a centre of the socialist and literary circles of the times. E. Nesbit turned late to children's writing. Her first children's book, TH...
Title:The Phoenix And The CarpetFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 7 × 5.13 × 0.8 inPublished:May 10, 2012Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014134086X

ISBN - 13:9780141340869


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Childhood Favorite I loved reading this book as a kid. A classic adventure. The Psammead is a character!
Date published: 2017-10-17