A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time: A Merlin Mission (Hardcover)

A Merlin Mission

By Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780375856525, 113pp.

Publication Date: September 14, 2010

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Description

Jack and Annie must help the famous writer Charles Dickens The brother and sister are whisked back in time to Victorian England and the foggy streets of London. There, Jack and Annie discover that Charles Dickens has been thrown in jail How can they help him? They will need all their magic--and help from three ghosts--to keep the great writer from ruining his life

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Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books
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About the Author

MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce. SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.
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