Haunted House

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Karen Barss, Susan Meddaugh, Raye Lankford
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 24 pages
23 Reviews
Martha has to make a flower delivery to a supposedly haunted house. But who ordered the flowers? Is someone fixing up the house? Or was it truly a ghost Martha saw in the spooky darkness? Whoever or whatever it was, Martha knows she has to follow and protect Helen who has gone to investigate. The question is: who will protect Martha?
  

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Review: In the Haunted House

User Review  - Emorie - Goodreads

What a fun little book about Halloween! This book is about a journey through a haunted house. It's an easy to follow read due to the rhyming and movement of the words. It's fun, engaging, and the illustrations are nice! Read full review

Review: In the Haunted House

User Review  - Tam - Goodreads

Halloween rhyming book. Excerpt from the book: "This is the house where the scary ones hide. Open the door and step softly inside. An organ is playing a funeral air. It's playing and playing, but nobody's there." Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Susan Meddaugh was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She graduated from Wheaton College, where she studied French literature and fine arts. After working briefly with an advertising agency in New York, she moved to Boston and worked at a publishing company for ten years, first as a designer, then art editor, and finally as art director. While there, she did the illustrations for GOOD STONES (Houghton Mifflin) by Anne Epstein, and then decided to strike out on her own as a freelance illustrator and creator of children's books. Since that time, Susan has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including MARTHA SPEAKS, which was chosen as a NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Book for 1992. In 1998 she was awarded the New England Book Award, given by the New England Booksellers Association to recognize a body of work. Her work also was acknowledged with a New York Times Best Illustrated Award. She lives in Sherborn, Massachusetts.

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