|About the Book|
Zillah Katherine MacDonald was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia and married Colin MacDonald. She is noted for childrens books, like Mystery Of The Pipers Ghost, along with a series of career romances.Eileens Adventures In Wordland is her first novel, a real delight for lovers of wordplay. Eileens companion, X, leads her to encounters ranging from meeting Blighty, a word born during the first World War, to Grandmother Indo-European, who introduces Eileen to a number of her language children. Embellished by Stuart Hays charming illustrations, this story will appeal to readers young and old who delight in the sense of language.