The Haunting of Charity Delafield
is a beautiful book with fairytale-like qualities which make it a completely charming read right from the first word through to the very last. I enjoyed it thoroughly . . . Definitely a book I would recommend to others (Overflowing Library
The novel was fast paced and edgy...Charity is a loveable yet slightly naïve character who you instantly fall in love with...There are some exciting and captivating magical twists that I really enjoyed. This book is full of magic and mystery and it will bring the child out in you. (Dark Readers
A perfect fantasy novel for older children . . . in all senses, a magical tale (A N Wilson Reader's Digest
This enchanting tale strikes a great balance between magical and creepy. The story is pacy and around each corner so to speak, a new twist awaits the reader...The beautiful front cover sets the tone of this clever, entertaining little story which is spooky but not overly scary, allowing young audiences to be introduced to the gothic genre. The book itself is beautifully packaged and it will make a great Christmas present too. (Library Mice
Ian Beck is no stranger to fairytales and here he creates a fairytale of his own, weaving in motifs from traditional sources as well as from Victorian classics such as The Secret Garden
or even George Macdonald. The result is both charming and very readable. (Ferelith Hordon Books For Keeps
A magical, enchanting tale, with stunning illustrations that will transport you into another world.