Books by Margaret Mahy

The Changeover

Style: Weak

Attitude: Take Care

Laura, a 14-year-old New Zealander, turns to prefect Sorenson Carlisle - a witch - when her brother is possessed.


The Great Piratical Rumbustification

Style: Good

Attitude: Positive

Three young boys are left in the charge of a rather piratical babysitter when their parents go out to a business dinner.


The Haunting

Style: Good

Attitude: Positive

8-year-old Barney Palmer is aware that he is being haunted by a small boy, whom he suspects to be the ghost of his great-uncle Cole, supposedly dead these 50 years, and special friend of his great-uncle Barnaby who has just died.

Family, Magic