The Castle in the Attic
- Publish Date: 1994-11-01
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Elizabeth Winthrop
One of the classic fantastical adventures of all time!
William has just received the best present of his lifeâan old, real-looking stone and wooden model of a castle, with a drawbridge, a moat, and a fingerhigh knight to guard the gates. Itâs the mysterious castle his housekeeper has told him about, and even though William is sad sheâs leaving, now the castle is his! William canât wait to play with the castleâheâs certain thereâs something magical about it. And sure enough, when he picks up the tiny silver knight, it comes alive in his hand! Sir Simon tells William a mighty story of wild sorcery, wizards, and magic. And suddenly William is off on a fantastic quest to another land and another timeâwhere a fiery dragon and an evil wizard are waiting to do battle. . . .
An IRA-CBC Childrenâs Choice
A California Young Reader Medal Winner
A Dorothy Canfield Fisher Childrenâs Book Award Winner