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Necklace of raindrops and other stories.

Joan Aiken

Necklace of raindrops and other stories.

by Joan Aiken

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Published by Penguin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Illustrated by Jan Pienkowski.

The Physical Object
Pagination119
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17513809M

  Aiken's collection of eight tales, A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories, infused with magic (such as flying carpets, an oversize cat and a house that rests "on one leg") returns with more than 60 new b&w illustrations by Kevin Hawkes.4/5(2). All about A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories by Joan Aiken. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers When I picked up my copy of this book from the library, I was initially very disappointed to find that it was a collection of short stories. Then I started the book. who then rewards the man with a /5(2).

A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories (Book): Aiken, Joan: These eight stories, most of which include a bit of magic, include tales of a wishing mat, an enormous cat, and a very strange house. Lady Catherine's Necklace () Other books. All You've Ever Wanted and Other Stories () More Than You Bargained For and Other Stories () The Kingdom and The Cave () The Silence of Herondale () The Fortune Hunters () A Necklace of Raindrops () Night Fall () Smoke from Cromwell's Time and Other Stories ()Nationality: British.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: London: Cape, Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm. Get this from a library! A necklace of raindrops and other stories. [Joan Aiken; Kevin Hawkes] -- These eight stories, most of which include a bit of magic, include tales of a wishing mat, an enormous cat, and a very strange house.


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Necklace of raindrops and other stories by Joan Aiken Download PDF EPUB FB2

From "A Necklace of Raindrops" to "The Patchwork Quilt", here are eight classic stories to treasure and enjoy. Beginning and ending with a birthday, this spell-binding collection conjures up a world filled with magic, where wishes can come true/5(15). A Necklace of Raindrops: and Other Stories Hardcover – October 9, by Joan Aiken (Author)Cited by: 1.

All the stories are great reading for bedtime not too long. The Necklace of raindrops is about the North Wind being caught up, then released by a little girls godfather and how the North Wind repays the kindness of setting him free. Every birthday the girl has a raindrop with magical powers added to her necklace/5(79).

The Necklace of raindrops is about the North Wind being caught up, then released by a little girls godfather and how the North Wind repays the kindness of setting him free.

Every birthday the girl has a raindrop with magical powers added to her necklace. One day it is stolen and so you have good and evil, it all ends happily ever after/5(79).

A necklace of raindrops: And other stories [Aiken, Joan] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A necklace of raindrops: And other stories/5(75). Premise/plot: A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories is a collection of short stories by Joan Aiken.

Most--if not all--of the stories have a fantastic fairy-tale feel to them. The stories include "A Necklace of Raindrops," "The Cat Sat on the Mat," "There's Some Sky In This Pie," "The Elves in the Shelves," "The Three Travellers," "The Baker's Cat,""A Bed for the Night," and "The Patchwork Quilt."/5.

Here are eight gloriously imaginative stories for eight satisfying sessions of bedtime reading. There’s a flying apple pie, a cat that’s bigger than an elephant, a house that lays an egg, storybook animals that leap out of their books at night, and a wealth of other wonderful characters and ideas, all with the colorful, dreamlike quality of the very best fairy tales.

Premise/plot: A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories is a collection of short stories by Joan Aiken. Most--if not all--of the stories have a fantastic fairy-tale feel to them.

The stories include "A Necklace of Raindrops," "The Cat Sat on the Mat," "There's Some Sky In This Pie," "The Elves in the Shelves," "The Three Travellers," "The Baker's Cat,""A Bed for the Night," and "The Patchwork Quilt.". Aiken's collection of eight tales, A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories, infused with magic (such as flying carpets, an oversize cat and a house that rests ""on one leg"") returns with.

Find books like A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked A Necklace of Raindr. Necklace of Raindrops Published by User, 20 years ago This is a lovely book of fanciful and imaginative short stories for children.5/5(5).

The Necklace of raindrops is about the North Wind being caught up, then released by a little girls godfather and how the North Wind repays the kindness of setting him free.

Every birthday the girl has a raindrop with magical powers added to her necklace. One day it is stolen and so you have good and evil, it all ends happily ever after/5(74). : A Necklace of Raindrops: and Other Stories () by Aiken, Joan and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).

A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories (Paperback) Published January 1st by Random House Publishing Group Paperback, 96 pagesCited by: 1.

A Necklace of Raindrops: and Other Stories - Ebook written by Joan Aiken. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read A Necklace of Raindrops: and Other Stories.

A necklace of raindrops: and other stories by Aiken, Joan, ; Pienkowski, Jan, illus. Publication date Topics Children's stories, English, Short stories, Magic Publisher Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii Pages:   Published inA Necklace of Raindrops was the first of several wonderful collaborations between Jan and Joan Aiken - and it was also the very first book Jan illustrated.

He has since twice won the Kate Greenaway Medal for Illustration, and /5(87). Here are eight gloriously imaginative stories for eight satisfying sessions of bedtime reading. There's a flying apple pie, a cat that's bigger than an elephant, a house that lays an egg, storybook animals that leap out of their books at night, and a wealth of other wonderful characters and ideas, all with the colorful, dreamlike quality of the very best fairy tales.

A Necklace of Raindrops And Other Stories by Joan Aiken,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).

The North Wind gives the man a necklace of raindrops with magical powers for his baby girl, Laura. Each year a new raindrop with new powers is added. Laura must not remove the necklace. At school Meg is jealous of Laura’s necklace. She tells the teacher who insists Laura remove the necklace.

Meg steals the necklace. Hi - I wondered if the alternative version (it has a different illustrator) of the book could be added to goodreads? * Title - A Necklace of Raindrops and Other Stories * Author(s) name(s) - Joan Aiken; illustrator - Jan Pieńkowski * ISBN (or ASIN) - (ISBN) * Publisher - Jonathan Cape (imprint of Random House Children's Books).In many ways, this blog is about a story Unbeknown to each other, Fiona and Kate shared a favourite bedtime book – a selection of short stories, written by Joan Aiken, called “A Necklace of Raindrops”.

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