The Little Water Sprite was first published in 1956. By today’s standards, precious little happens in this coming of age tale about a young, curious water sprite.
Falling under the category of “man drops out of society and goes off to desert to find himself,” this short novel loses direction midway through.
“Witches have come a long way since 1957. None will win readers’ hearts as thoroughly as this classic.”
“The Six Swans will inspire many young readers and caring adults who crave tales highlighting heroic females who do not resort to violence to save the day.”
Suspensful, spectacular, and searing are not adjectives one would use to describe The Calligrapher’s Secret. Intriguing, intelligent, and multifaceted are far more accurate to convey what