Box of Delights

Closing The Gate After The Butterfly Has Bolted

Alasdair Stuart writes; There's a rich thread of darkness that runs through a lot of the best English literature about children. Look at the class, and cultural, divies in The Owl Service by Alan Garner or the brutality that stays just of sight in Masefield's Box of Delights.  Looked at one way, these stories are […]