The Hanging Hill

The Hanging Hill Cover

The Hanging Hill

A Haunted Mystery

By Chris Grabenstein

Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780375847004, 336pp.

Publication Date: August 24, 2010

Description
From the" New York Times" bestselling author of "Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library" and coauthor of "I Funny" and "Treasure Hunters," comes a series of spine-tingling mysteries to keep you up long after the lights go out.
"How serious is stage fright? At the Hanging Hill Playhouse, it can kill you.
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After narrowly escaping a malevolent spirit in "The Crossroads, "Zack and Judy are hoping to relax during the rehearsals for a show based on Judy's bestselling children's books. Little do they know that the director is planning to raise a horde of evil specters from the dead, and to accomplish this, he needs a human sacrifice . . . and Zack fits the bill perfectly.
This second book featuring the intrepid Zack and his stepmother, Judy, is full of the same humorous and spine-tingling storytelling that has made Chris Grabenstein a fast favorite with young and old alike.

"From the Hardcover edition.



About the Author
Chris Grabenstein is the Anthony Award winning author of "Tilt a Whirl," "Mad Mouse," and "Whack a Mole." He used to write TV and radio commercials and has written for the Muppets. Currently, Chris and his wife live in New York City with three cats and a dog named Fred. You can visit him (and Fred) at www.chrisgrabenstein.com. "From the Hardcover edition.""