Ghosts in the House!
Publication Date: August 19, 2008
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JUST THE RIGHT MIX OF SWEET AND SCARY for the youngest trick-or treaters
At the edge of town lives a clever girl with a spooky problem: Her house is haunted! Luckily, she happens to be a witch and knows a little something about taking care of ghosts. She catches them, puts them in the washing machine, airs them out to dry, and gives them new lives as sofa covers, table cloths, and, of course, bed sheets to cozy up under. Fresh and charming illustrations in dynamic orange, black and white bring this resourceful heroine and these spooky ghosts to life.
Kazuno Kohara grew up in Japan and moved to the U.K. as a student. She is the author and illustrator of Here Comes Jack Frost. She lives in London, England.
“A must-have for Halloween.”—Booklist, Starred Review
“Old-fashioned charm that isn’t at all dated.”—The Horn Book, Starred Review
“Its underlying message is spot on.”—New York Times Book Review
“An utterly delightful book.”—The Washington Post