The Borrowers

Category
Under cover
Date
2017

This novel written in 1952 by Mary Norton is a fantasy about a family of tiny people who live secretly in the walls and under the floors of a house and ‘borrow’ from the big people in order to survive. They are the Clock family - Pod and his wife Homily and their daughter Arrietty. The plot centres on the interaction between the miniscule Borrowers and the ‘human beans’.

DIMENSIONS - 33 x 21cm diam In bell jar