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The inhabitants of Green Knowe become involved with black magic when a modern-day witch attempts to find books of witchcraft supposedly hidden in the old house by a mad seventeenth-century alchemist.

StatementL.M. Boston ; illustrated by Peter Boston.
GenreFiction.
SeriesGreen Knowe chronicles
ContributionsBoston, Peter, ill.
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LC ClassificationsPZ7.B6497 En 2002
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Pagination171 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3953684M
ISBN 100152024751, 0152024816
LC Control Number2001051808

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An Enemy at Green Knowe is the fifth book in the series and I’m sad that I have only one more book before finishing this wonderful series. Although these books are written for middle grade children, they are so beautifully written that anyone who is a fan of Edith Nesbit or J.K.

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Boston, more Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1) or The Magic Thief than like any of her previous gentle books, which resemble The Water-Babies or Alice in Wonderland. First of all -- hooray. -- Toseland, nicknamed Tolly, returns in An Enemy at Green Knowe, as does his great-grandmother, Mrs.

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The Green Knowe books are fantasy mixed with a bit of adventure and just enough historical detail to make them interesting for children.

The house is a very real character in the stories, to the extent that it feels almost like it lives and breathes. Also interesting is the strong subtext linking the books which has to do with the house, Green Knowe, as a strong, protective force.

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Get this from a library. An enemy at Green Knowe. [L M Boston; Peter Boston] -- The inhabitants of Green Knowe become involved with black magic when a modern-day witch attempts to find books of witchcraft supposedly hidden in the old house by a mad seventeenth-century alchemist.

An Enemy at Green Knowe | L. Boston's thrilling and chilling tales of Green Knowe, a haunted manor deep in an overgrown garden in the English countryside, have been entertaining readers for half a century. Now the children of Green Knowe--both alive and ghostly--are back in appealing new editions.

Boston claims that she wrote these books for her own amusement, and that has never been more apparent than in "An Enemy at Green Knowe" since many questions are left unanswered concerning the background of Mr Powers and the real intentions of Dr Vogel, yet despite that, this book is one of my s: L.M.

Boston's thrilling and chilling tales of Green Knowe, a haunted manor deep in an overgrown garden in the English countryside, have been entertaining readers for half a century. In this volume, a strange friendship develops between a young Chinese refugee who is spending the summer at Green Knowe and a gorilla who escaped from the London Zoo.

The Children of Green Knowe () The Chimneys of Green Knowe (); U.S. title, Treasure of Green Knowe; The River at Green Knowe () A Stranger at Green Knowe () An Enemy at Green Knowe () The Stones of Green Knowe () The Green Knowe series was published by Faber and Faber and by Puffin Books.

Other fiction. Yew Hall ( The Green Knowe book series by L.M. Boston & Peter Boston includes books The Children of Green Knowe, The Chimneys of Green Knowe, The River at Green Knowe, and several more. See the complete Green Knowe series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles.

All three live happily in the manor named Green Knowe, and the two boys have become An Enemy at Green Knowe provides a steep departure for L.M. Boston, more Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone or The Magic Thief than like any of her previous gentle books, which resemble The Water Babies or Alice in Wonderland/5(30).

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Goodreads members who liked An Enemy at Green Kn. In An Enemy at Green Knowe (), the series takes a darker turn. Both Tolly and Ping are staying at Green Knowe. Mrs.

Oldknow tells them the story of Doctor Vogel, a tutor and necromancer who came to a diabolical end at Green Knowe centuries before. The next day, Professor Melanie D.

Powers appears, on the hunt for Vogel's occult papers. Get this from a library. An enemy at Green Knowe. [L M Boston; Peter Boston] -- The inhabitants of Green Knowe become involved with black magic when a modern-day witch attempts to find books of witchcraft supposedly hidden in the old house by a mad alchemist.

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Witchcraft and Maggots: An Enemy at Green Knowe Green Knowe and A Stranger at Green Knowe are better books—but this is definitely one of the most tightly plotted of the Green Knowe books. Several exercises in the occult and supernatural are combined with scenes of extraordinary loveliness and laughter as Tolly and his Chinese friend, Ping, spend their holiday at Green Knowe, the home of Tolly's grandmother.

A tale of an alchemist who once lived in the nine-hundred-year-old stone house, who disappeared following his confession to the local clergyman who helped him burn his. An enemy at Green Knowe: The Green Knowe Chronicles, Book 5.

Average Rating. Author. Boston's thrilling and chilling tales of Green Knowe, a haunted manor deep in an overgrown garden in the English countryside, have been entertaining readers for half a century. The fifth book in the series finally brings together our two main protagonists: the house's blood relative Tolly and the Chinese refugee Ping, both of whom have featured in the previous books, but never.

An Enemy at Green Knowe has a different feel from the other, innocent stories in the series. Because it deals with a witch who practices black magic and literally worships the devil, I would hesitate to recommend it for children/5(5). Listen to An Enemy at Green Knowe by L.M.

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The Children of Green Knowe was written as the first in a series of six children's books set in and around fictional Green Knowe, an ancient manor house.

Green Knowe is a fictionalised. Boston's thrilling and chilling tales of Green Knowe, a haunted manor deep in an overgrown garden in the English countryside, have been entertaining readers for half a century.

The fifth book in the series finally brings together our two main protagonists: the house's blood relative Tolly and the Chinese refugee Ping, both of whom have. : An Enemy at Green Knowe () by Boston, L. M. and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).An Enemy At Green Knowe Read Online Green Knowe is a series of six children's An Enemy at Green Knowe written by Lucy M.

Bostonillustrated by her son Peter Boston, [1] and published from to For the fourth book in the series, A Stranger at Green KnoweBoston won the annual Carnegie Medalrecognising the year's best children's book by a British.

Book Review: An Enemy at Green Knowe by L.M. Boston Apparently I was just going by what one particular publisher listed on the flyleaf. A sixth Green Knowe book, titled The Stones of Green Knowe, came out in Plus, if you agree with my view that Lucy Boston was a .