A fascinating story which lays a firm hold on the imagination
A deft colourful . . . re-creation of Merlin's early life
Praise for THE CRYSTAL CAVE: 'Vivid, enthralling, absolutely first-class'
Her style is simple yet vivid, displaying a love of words and the sounds they make, and her story is poetically imaginative
Mary Stewart brilliantly recreates the Britain of the fifth century
Mary Stewart's skilful reinterpretation of the Arthurian legend is charming and surprising - a seamless bit of work.
'Mary Stewart lightens the Dark Ages with legend, pure invention and a lively sense of history.