A blog for authors and readers by publishers. By Wordsmack - a South African speculative science fiction publisher. Wordsmack accepts short stories, novellas and novels on a year-long submissions basis.
I just read this again and felt like I was a kid again. The writing us traditional, but gripping. The end is a bit odd (the 'Magic' that stands for religion), but I would still say it's one of my favourite children's books.