By Catherine Storr, Marjorie-Ann Watts
From the 1975 edition:
"Soon after Marianne discovered the pencil within the outdated field, she started to have unusual goals. Then the reality dawned on her - no matter what she drew in the course of the day, she could dream approximately at evening. because the goals develop into extra sinister, she wonders if she is to be trapped for ever in a cycle of images and dreams."
From the 2000 edition:
"This robust and eerie vintage a few woman haunted through her personal goals has been made right into a television sequence and a characteristic movie. ailing and uninterested in having to stick in mattress, Marianne selections up a pencil and starts off doodling - a home, a backyard, a boy on the window. That evening she has a unprecedented dream. She is transported into her personal photograph, and as she explores additional she quickly realises she isn't by myself. The boy on the window is named Mark, and his each flow is guarded through the menacing stone watchers that encompass the solitary house."
the latter being much more exact. nice ebook, really nice. it can be for children, yet I re-read it a couple of weeks in the past and it's misplaced none of it's appeal. Immensely readable; desire you get pleasure from it part up to I did.