FIVE CHILDREN & IT is also one of the sources for Tolkien's ROVERANDOM.
On Feb 3, 2006, at 5:53 PM, Stolzi wrote:
> Just noted the availability at www.BBCAmerica.com of a DVD set of a
> miniseries based on E. Nesbit's FIVE CHILDREN AND IT. For those
> who like
> this kind of thing (count me as one) and who may remember Nesbit's
> upon CS Lewis. "About 5 hours on 2 DVDs."
> "When five children unearth and befriend an ancient-and irritable-
> sand fairy
> known as 'It,' they discover the wish-granting business is tougher
> than it
> I don't know how good the BBC version is; I don't remember ever
> seeing it.
> Diamond Proudbrook
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