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Ivy & Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go

Ivy & Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go Cover

Ivy & Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go

By Annie Barrows; Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books (CA), Hardcover, 9780811849104, 125pp.

Publication Date: November 23, 2006

Description

Now that Ivy and Bean are friends, they do gymnastics club together, sit together in Ms. Aruba-Tate's second grade, and tell each other their darkest secrets. And when Ivy discovers a ghost in the school bathroom, it will take both girls' courage and imagination to make it go away. Another entertaining installment in this series about two mischievous, funny, clever girls.



About the Author
Annie Barrows has written a bunch of books for grown-ups, but Ivy and Bean is her first series for kids. Annie lives in Northern California with her husband and two daughters.

Sophie Blackall is an illustrator whose work has appeared in many newspapers and magazines, including the New York Times. She lives in New York, with her husband and two children. Her previous books include Ruby's Wish and Meet Wild Boars.


Praise For Ivy & Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go

"Annie Barrows accomplishes the almost impossible task of reflecting the world of second grader, creating the tension and drama of family and friendships in language that can be read easily by child who recently graduated from easy readers to early chapter books. " - Lisa Von Drasek, Children's Librarian, Bank Street College of Education