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Magic and myth is in the air, wafting from ancient stone circles, Neolithic ruins and burial mounds, Iron Age hill forts, and medieval towns. Kids are impressed when they see Stonehenge and other huge standing stone circles in the area, especially those where kids can touch and climb around the stones.

Devizes – Kennet & Avon Canal

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Dance of the Stones  
Dance of the Stones
Andrea Spalding

The ancient stones of Avebury guard a magic circlet, and it's up to four children to look into the past, gather magic from the sacred oak, call King Sel from Silbury Hill, find the circlet and make the stones dance. Lovely fantasy, mixed with local color. (Chapter book)


Ghost Knight
Cornelia Funke

Jon Whitcroft and his friend Ella summon the ghost of William Longspee, a knight of the Crusades, to help them fight vengeful Lord Stourton and four terrifying spirits. The family curse and a centuries-old murder take Jon and Ella on an exciting adventure through Salisbury, Stonehenge, and Lacock Abbey. (Illustrated chapter book)


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