About the Book

A Spell of Cold Weather

A Spell of Cold Weather

April 2004
Trade Paperback · 96 Pages
$18.95 U.S. · $21.50 CAN
ISBN 9780954233082
Aurora Metro Press



Holly has to spend New Year with the grumpiest pair of farmers who ever ploughed a field. Luckily, she meets a faery called Tom, whose magic and mischief brighten up her days and transform her stay. The Writer’s Guild Winner for Best Children’s Play.

About the Author

Charles has written over 40 plays, many of them for young people. He was recently commissioned by the National Theatre to write "Alice in the News", which children all over Britain have performed. He has written many plays for radio, and a TV poem for BBC 2, "No Borders" set on the Welsh borders, where he lives.