Hollywood, Dead Ahead

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Hollywood, Dead Ahead

By Kate Klise; M. Sarah Klise (Illustrator)

Hmh Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780547852836, 144pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013

In this fifth volume from 43 Old Cemetery Road, the trio at Spence Mansion leaves Ghastly for Hollywood, California . . . and for a shot at stardom The film producer Moe Block Busters wants to make the 43 Old Cemetery Road story into a movie and he promises it will be a sure-fire hit Lured by the lights of Tinseltown, Ignatius B. Grumply, Olive C. Spence, and Seymour Hope pack their suitcases. But when they arrive in Hollywood, Olive has a sure-fire "fit" when she discovers how quickly fame changes Iggy and Seymour. Even worse, Olive has been written out of the script Little old lady ghosts are so yesterday, says Moe. What America wants is a terrifying ghost named Evilo. Well, if it's Evilo they want, it's Evilo they ll get. And Olive knows just the femme fatale to help her scare Hollywood's most despicable director half to death.

Praise For Hollywood, Dead Ahead

"Another winner for this inventive series."