by Alan Garner
Part of the Essential Modern Classics series
Roland, Helen, Nicholas and David, four Manchester children, are led into Elidor, a twilight world almost destroyed by fear and darkness.
On a gloomy day in Manchester, Roland, Helen, Nicholas and David are lured into a ruined church, where the fabric of time and place is weak enough to allow them into the twilight world of Elidor.
It is a place almost destroyed by fear and darkness, and the children are charged with guarding its Treasures while a way is sought to save the dying land.
Then the evil forces find a path through to this world...This new edition of Alan Garner's classic includes a special "Why You'll Love This Book" introduction from bestselling author, Jonathan Stroud.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, (Ilustrated)
- Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
- Publication Date: 01/09/2008
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9780007274789