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joel hanes


Nesbit's children's books are wonderful, and too little known.

I read the four or five of them that my hometown library had in the children's collection; I particularly remember _Half_Magic_ and _Five_Children_And_It_

Thanks for reminding me of them.

Kaleberg

Half Magic was Edward Eager, though he did acknowledge his debt to Nesbit. I always found Nesbit a bit too sappy, but I am sure that that was what her market wanted.

I'm with Dr. Who on this: "Any magic sufficiently advanced is indistinguishable from technology."

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