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M A MacKeith

The author is an architectural historian who seeks to introduce young people to the architecture and design of the past. She hopes that they will develop a love and understanding of buildings through enjoyable stories which can then form a basis for further study as they grow older.


  • How to Build a Castle, a Chapel and a Village and still go home for tea


    A story of unexpected time travel for Rose and Tom, two bored and bickering teenagers sent to the countryside for a picnic. They walked through a gate they hadn't noticed before when suddenly and violently they were thrown into a ruined village in the year 1254. Called to help to fight the wicked Lord Guillaume, they were also required to rebuild the burnt village, the damaged castle and the new but unfinished chapel. They had to call on a s...

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