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  • ISBN: 9781419715310
  • ISBN: 1419715313
  • ISBN: 9781419711442
  • ISBN: 141971144X
  • Physical Description: print
    350 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note: Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 12.0 166191.
Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades 6-8 Award nominee, 2016-2017
Formatted Contents Note: pt. 1. Arrivals. Storyteller at the crossroads -- The silent trees -- Miss Penny -- The help -- Portrait of a lady -- The figure in the fog -- Pit and pockets -- Master of the house -- The room at the top of the stairs -- Footsteps -- Chamber pots -- The stationery box -- A visit from Fig and Stubbs -- Catch as catch can -- The other thing -- The garden in the woods -- The night man -- A rude awakening -- Roots -- Behind the door -- pt. 2. Pursuits. Special delivery -- Sweets -- Doctor Crouch -- Cold hands, warm heart -- The pallor -- Horse apples -- Ichor -- Asleep -- To market -- A story bought, a story sold -- The legend of the Night Gardener -- Fruit -- Collapse -- Leeches and lizards -- A spirited debate -- Traps -- Camera obscura -- Shears -- The broken bough -- pt. 3. Departures. The last story -- Alone in the dark -- Return to the Sourwoods -- Body of evidence -- Flight -- Unwelcome guests -- Trust -- Comeuppance -- Hide-and-go-seek -- Lamp oil -- Moonlight -- The hero and the damsel -- Courage -- The conflagration -- Ashes -- What happened next -- Storyteller at the crossroads.
Summary, etc.: Irish orphans Molly, fourteen, and Kip, ten, travel to England to work as servants in a crumbling manor house where nothing is quite what it seems to be, and soon the siblings are confronted by a mysterious stranger and secrets of the cursed house.
Target Audience Note:
009-014.
690 Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 12.0 166191.
Awards Note:
Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades 6-8 Award nominee, 2016-2017
Subject: Ghosts Fiction
Household employees Fiction
Brothers and sisters Fiction
Orphans Fiction
Storytelling Fiction
Blessing and cursing Fiction
Dwellings Fiction
Horror stories
JUVENILE FICTION / Horror & Ghost Stories
JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Siblings
Household employees Juvenile fiction
Brothers and sisters Juvenile fiction
Orphans Juvenile fiction
Storytelling Juvenile fiction
Blessing and cursing Juvenile fiction
Dwellings Juvenile fiction
Genre: Ghost stories.
Young adult fiction.
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