The Witch Family (Paperback)

By Eleanor Estes, Edward Ardizzone (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152026103, 240pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2000

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (1/10/2011)
Hardcover (9/1/2000)
Compact Disc (5/1/2007)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (12/1/2007)

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Old Witch, Little Witch Girl, Weeny Witch, and two real girls in a fantasy that blends the worlds of reality and imagination. A Halloween classic about the power of make-believe.

About the Author

Eleanor Estes (1906-1988) grew up in West Haven, Connecticut, which she renamed Cranbury for her classic stories about the Moffat and Pye families. A children’s librarian for many years, she launched her writing career with the publication of The Moffats in 1941. Two of her outstanding books about the Moffats—Rufus M. and The Middle Moffat—were awarded Newbery Honors, as was her short novel The Hundred Dresses. She won the Newbery Medal for Ginger Pye.