Vivian Vande Velde has written many books for teen and middle grade readers, including Heir Apparent, User Unfriendly, All Hallow's Eve: 13 Stories, Three Good Deeds, Now You See It ..., and the Edgar Award–winning Never Trust a Dead Man. She lives in Rochester, New York. Visit her website at www.vivianvandevelde.com.
A fun and quick read. Young teens could definitely enjoy it, and so, apparently, can 20+ year olds. Vivian Vande Velde writes books that are pure and simple fun.Published 9 months ago by Darleen Frank
I am actually a fan of Vande Velde and one of my favorite books is Heir Apparent but I felt this did not have the usual Vande Velde " magic."Published 19 months ago by Patricia Bracken
A Well-Timed Enchantment puts some fun into fairytales. The characters are interesting and humorous, particularly Oliver who can be so knowledgeable about certain things and yet... Read morePublished on March 18, 2012 by Bramble
My 11 year old loves this Author. She loves her writing style. Great christmas present. would love to get more of her work.Published on January 28, 2012 by Kate
This book was really good and entertaining! It moved at a quick smooth pace and yet had really good character development. Read more
i have always loved her male romantic interest characters because she makes them so mysterious and cool. i liked oliver in this book even though he was a cat originally. Read morePublished on March 28, 2010 by Amazon Customer
A very cute story with a good mix of magic and adventure.
Meant for the younger reader but enjoyable to all.
It's been a long time since I read this book, so I can't vouch for its quality, but I do remember that I was completely engrossed in it, particularly with the character of Oliver. Read morePublished on December 26, 2005 by Myrrhine Trelayne
A Well-Timed Enchantment is a great tale consisting of thrill, love, and magic. When Deanna drops her watch in a magic well she suddenley goes back in time. Read morePublished on June 10, 2005 by matts girl