The Walker Book of Ghost Stories

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Susan Hill
Walker Books, 1990 - Children's stories, English - 222 pages
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Contains: Nule - Jan Mark; Young Kate - Eleanor Farjeon; Joanna's secret - Pauline Hill; Sam and the Sea - George Mackay Brown;; The Kindly ghost - Ruth Manning Sanders; The Yellow ball -; Philippa Pearce; The Damp Spectre - Dorothy Edwards;; Little Nym - Joan Aiken; Beware of the Ghost - Catherine; Sefton; Jimmy Takes Vanishing Lessons - Walter R. Brooks;; Uninvited Ghosts - Penelope Lively; Laughter in the Dark -; Leon Garfield; Through the Door - Ruth Ainsworth; The ; Battle with the Bogles - Sorche Nic Leodhas; Grandmother's; Footsteps - John Gordon; Bring me a Light - Ruth Manning-; Sanders; A Friend Forever - Susan Hill.

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Contents

Young Kate
21
Sam and the
33
The Kindly Ghost
52
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About the author (1990)

Author Susan Hill was born in Scarborough, United Kingdom on February 5, 1942. She graduated from King's College in London in 1963 and became a full-time writer. She worked as a freelance journalist between 1963 and 1968 and has been a monthly columnist for the Daily Telegraph since 1977. She founded her own publishing company, Long Barn Books, in 1996 and publishes a literary magazine called Books and Company. She has written works of fiction and non-fiction as well as children's books. She also edits short story compilations. She won numerous awards including a Somerset Maugham Award for I'm the King of the Castle; the Whitbread Novel Award for The Bird of Night; the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize for The Albatross, and the Smarties Prize for Can It Be True? She currently lives in Cotswolds with her husband.

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