Roald Dahl’s Matilda meets The Penderwicks series in the “effervescent” (Kirkus Reviews) Poppy Pendle books about young witches who learn to follow their dreams and believe in themselves—now in a collectible boxed set!
Ten-year-old Poppy, born to ordinary parents, has inherited coveted witch power. In Poppy’s world, witches work for good and are much valued, but Poppy does not want to be a witch—she wants to be a baker, and she is extremely good at baking. Her parents insist Poppy follow in the footsteps of her great aunt, a famous witch, but Poppy has plans of her own.
Cat Campbell is a magical late bloomer. Can she use her fledgling skills to defeat a wicked witch? When adopted witch Mabel Ratcliff searches for the truth of where she came from, she might just discover the true meaning of family. And Della Dupree’s magical mishap sends her back in time, leaving her to make sure her school’s founding comes to pass without a hitch.
Part magic, part adventure, and wholly delicious, each spirited story includes recipes or crafts to try at home.
This magical paperback boxed set includes: The Power of Poppy Pendle The Courage of Cat Campbell The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel The Daring of Della Dupree
Natasha Lowe knew as a child that she wanted to be either a writer, an adventurer, or to open a fancy teashop. So she did a little bit of everything, traveling from her native London to America where she ran The Tea House bed and breakfast and wowed guests with her grandmother’s shortbread recipe. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband and four children. She is the author of the Poppy Pendle series and Lucy Castor Finds Her Sparkle.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (August 10, 2021)