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Everyday Magic
Subtitle The Adventures of Alfie Blackstack
By Jess Kidd
Published By

Canongate Books

ISBN 9781838850203
Children's Genre 9-11
Publication Date 04/01/2021
Price 6.99
Paperback Hyperlink https://www.waterstones.com/book/everyday-magic/jess-kidd/9781838850203


Alfie Blackstack’s parents have met a very unfortunate end. Now he’s living in the creepy Switherbroom Hall with his weird aunts – who are WITCHES!
Alfie makes his first ever friend, Calypso Fagan. But when Calypso’s sister Nova disappears, they must face the Head Witch in a race to find Nova.

Authors Biography

Jess Kidd has received praise for her books and always aims to give her readers an ‘experience.’ She is currently writing her fourth novel, teaching at her local college and working on TV and film projects. Everyday Magic is her first children’s book.


Everyday Magic is an absolute treat of a book that will appeal to children who love magic, funny books or both – Irish Times

A spellbinding mix of friendship, fun and flying vacuum cleaners. Its pages positively crackle with enchantment – Sunday Express

Everyday Magic is an easy and enjoyable read with lots of creative magical imaginings, vibrant characters and just the right amount of suspense – Independent, Children’s Book of the Week

A hugely entertaining book that will enchant and delight younger readers . . . Everyday Magic is an effortless and charming read – Armadillo Magazine

Fun, energetic and riveting. . . This is a wonderful book, entertaining from the first page to the last – Whispering Stories

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  1. Good for kids to learn new thing everyday

  2. Highly recommended.

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