Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

The Hungry Ghost of Rue Orleans

The Hungry Ghost of Rue Orleans Cover

The Hungry Ghost of Rue Orleans

By Mary Quattlebaum; Patricia Castelao (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Library Binding, 9780375962073, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 27, 2011

Advertisement


About the Author
MARY QUATTLEBAUM is the author of fifteen children's novels, picture books, and books of poetry, including "Jackson Jones and the Puddle of Thorns," "Grover G. Graham and Me," "Sparks Fly High," and "Winter Friends," which have garnered starred reviews and awards such as the Marguerite de Angeli Prize, "Parenting" Reading Magic Award, Sugarman Award, Bank Street Best Book, and inclusion on numerous state children's choice lists.

She writes frequently for the "Washington Post," reviews children's books for "Washington Parent," and teaches creative writing. Mary shares her home in Washington, D.C., with her family and elderly dog but, alas, no puff-eating ghost.
Advertisement