`This is a rare, moving story, beautifully written, and true in every way that matters.'' The Guardian
`a timeless favourite' Good Housekeeping
`...haunting and lyrical children's story.' The Daily Telegraph
`...a story that came to be loved by children, parents and teachers everywhere.' The Times
`masterpiece of English children's literature.' The Independent
Carnegie Medal for 'Tom's Midnight Garden' Other books include: 'Minnow on the Say', 'The Way to Sattin Shore', 'The Children of Charlecote' (with Brian Fairfax-Lucy), 'The Little Gentleman', 'A Dog So Small', 'The Battle of Bubble and Squeak'.