Faber & Faber, London, 1950, illus Richard Kennedy, 214 pp.
Kit, used to a free life in Ireland, finds her three Devon cousins repressed and kept down. Their old family governess dominates the school room, and their grandparents are still mourning the death of the cousins’ father out hunting. Kit introduces her cousins to the joys of a normal childhood.
E F Stucley