Maria comes to spend the summer holidays with her family in Lyme Regis. She finds a sampler stitched by a girl, Harriet, in 1865 and it becomes clear that something odd happened to Harriet - but what?
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Penelope Lively spent her early childhood in Egypt before coming to England aged twelve. She is an award-winning writer for adults and children, with prizes including the Booker, Whitbread and Carnegie to her name. We are delighted to be publishing A STITCH IN TIME on the Essential Modern Classics list.From AudioFile:
Phillips's smooth self-assurance provides the credibility demanded by the story. A splendid yarn made even better with this solid reading. S.G. (c)AudioFile, Portland, Maine
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0140319751
Book Description Puffin Books, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0140319751