Dorrie and the Witchville Fair

  • Title: Dorrie and the Witchville Fair
  • Author: Patricia Coombs
  • ISBN: 9780688419578
  • Page: 384
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dorrie and the Witchville Fair Bad tempered Old Irontoes is up to something at the Witchville Fair and only Dorrie suspects
    Bad tempered Old Irontoes is up to something at the Witchville Fair and only Dorrie suspects.

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    About Patricia Coombs


    1. Patricia Coombs was born on July 23, 1926 in Los Angeles, California and during her school age years lived in Hawaii, Boston, New York, and San Francisco She was always reading books and would hide in unusual places to avoid getting caught reading instead of playing She attended DePauw University, Michigan State University, and received her bachelor s and master s degrees in English from the University of Washington She also studied poetry at New York University In 1962, Coombs wrote and illustrated Dorrie s Magic, inspired by her two daughters and their Siamese cat named Dingbat The book was highly praised by the New York Times Book Review, and Coombs went on to create the Dorrie the Little Witch series She wrote 20 stories about Dorrie and her adventures as a little witch over the next 30 years, ending with Dorrie and the Haunted Schoolhouse in 1992 Coombs has also illustrated for other authors and contributed to Poetry Magazine From Major Authors and Illustrators, pp 562 564, courtesy of The de Grummond Children s Literature Collection at The University of Southern Mississippi and


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    1. I am really enjoying these quick, well-done Dorrie The Witch books! The illustrations in this one were particularly great, and L loves them too!!

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    2. Ahh, Dorrie, the little witch whose socks never match and her shoes are often on the wrong feet, once again saves the day when the evil witch Irontoes, decides she wants to enchant all the other witches while they attend the fair. Dorrie senses something is wrong, and catches sight of Irontoes spying on her as she helps The Big Witch set up for the Witchville Fair.Ok, so I'm a long time gone from the age of the average Dorrie reader, but the sweet drawings and Dorrie's ability to save the day st [...]

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    3. (Probably) my first Dorrie book (though Big Witch does look familiar). The illustrations have a certain charm, if one looks at the details beyond the focus. But the story seems lame to me. Maybe if I'd read the very first Dorrie book first, or if I were a child reading these, I'd like them better.

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