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The Night Gardener : a scary story / by Jonathan Auxier.

Auxier, Jonathan, (author.).

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  • 69 of 74 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

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0 current holds with 74 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J AUX (Text) 36626103538633 JUV Fiction Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419715310
  • ISBN: 1419715313
  • ISBN: 9781419711442
  • ISBN: 141971144X
  • Physical Description: 350 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2014.
  • Badges:
    • Top Holds Over Last 5 Years: 4 / 5.0
    • Copy Count: 4 / 5.0

Content descriptions

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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