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Howl's Moving Castle

by Diana Wynne Jones

Published by U.S. edition: Greenwillow, 1986
212 pages

Ages 10 - 14

A witch's curse places the mind and soul of a resourceful teenage heroine into the body of an 80 year old woman and she discovers, to her surprise, that the advantages of age far outweigh the disadvantages as she attempts to unravel the intricate mystery surrounding Wizard Howl. Touches of rare wit mark the carefully plotted fantasy novel.  © Cooperative Children's Book Center

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