Author(s) & Illustrator(s): Edward Eager
Edition: Paperback -- Plot Summary and Book Review
- "Half Magic" by Edward Eager is one of the best children's books of the 20th century. In this classic of children's literature, four siblings - Jane, Katharine, Mark, and Martha - embark on fascinating magical adventures after Jane finds a magic coin that grants half of each wish. Children come to learn they need to choose words carefully in order for magic to work as desired. "Half Magic" is a wonderful fantasy book with an engaging story, strong characters and well-thought-out plot.
- Reading Level: ages 9-12
- Paperback, 208 pages
- ISBN: 0152020683
- Publisher: Odyssey Classics
- Genre: Fiction - Fantasy Books