What would you do if you found a magic ladder? Witch Willowberry uses hers to reach up to the sky and catch moonbeams for her spells. That is, until one day her cat Dylan uses the ladder, named Ecky, as a toilet. When she asks her assistant Grimikin to throw the ladder away, it accidently falls into the hands of Mr Nolly - who soon discovers it can talk, and make his cat Sam talk, too. The race begins - Witch Willowberry wants Ecky back to cast her biggest spell, but Mr Nolly and Sam want to keep Ecky safe as they've grown to like him. With a little bit of magic, who knows what will happen?
Mr Nolly and the Magic Ladder is a funny and dramatic children's novel from Lynda Green. Full of the typical humour and adventure that kids love, it's an exciting and fast-paced tale of the thrill of the chase, the fun in magic and an ending to make any reader smile.
All cats are magic. Everyone knows that.