Mystery books, like Moondial?

(11 Posts)
lulucappuccino Tue 19-Apr-16 18:05:59

9 year old loved Moondial by Helen Cresswell.

Can anyone recommend anything similar, please?

Thanks

mrsmortis Thu 21-Apr-16 12:28:51

Tom's midnight garden?

BlueChampagne Fri 22-Apr-16 13:14:19

Roman Mysteries?

StDogolphin Mon 25-Apr-16 10:14:21

A Traveler in Time.

Robertaquimby Sun 01-May-16 09:59:21

Charlotte Sometimes
A Wrinkle in Time
When Marnie Was There

lulucappuccino Sun 01-May-16 10:01:39

Thanks all. I'll look into those. smile

milliemolliemou Sat 28-May-16 16:48:36

Wolves of Willoughby Chase/Joan Aiken
Presumably she's read all the Narnia books?
The Green Knowe series is brilliant - Lucy M Boston - set in a real house with ghost children who come and play and help - and various other story lines.

RoosterCogburn Sun 05-Jun-16 21:43:19

A Stitch in Time = Penelope Lively

nonicknameseemsavailable Sun 05-Jun-16 23:23:54

definitely Charlotte Sometimes - that and Moondial were real favourites of mine, still have my copies somewhere.

PomBearWithAnOFRS Tue 14-Jun-16 03:09:25

The "Green Know" books.
"Octagon Magic" and the other "magic" books by Andre Norton.
"The Dark is Rising" series by Susan Cooper.

Clawdy Tue 14-Jun-16 17:28:50

The Little White Horse by Elizabeth Goudge.

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