tani reviewed The Castle in the Attic (Castle in the Attic, Bk 1) on
Helpful Score: 1
A little boy receives a mysterious and wonderful model of a castle from
his housekeeper, and when he picks up the single tiny knight that came with the castle, it comes alive in his hand. He ends up joining the knight on a quest that brings out all his own "knightly" qualities.
A good story of a young man, his busy Mom and Dad, a friend and the family's housekeeper who is returning to England after 10 years. William likes gymnastics and improves with Mrs. Phillips' help. Now he'll be alone so she leaves him a magnificent antique castle and the story of knights and dragons begins.
All 3 CDs played well from this library discard.
A good story for families to hear together. I found it quite enjoyable. It runs for 3 hrs and 30 mins.