Never Trust a Dead Man

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 194 pages
17 Reviews
When Selwyn is accused of murdering his rival, Farold, he is sealed in the village burial cave with Farold's moldering corpse to await starvation--or worse. Worse comes along quickly in the form of a witch who raises Farold from the dead. Selwyn thought he disliked Farold when he was alive, but that was nothing compared to working by the dead man's side as they search for the real killer.

  

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Review: Never Trust a Dead Man

User Review  - Andressa - Goodreads

Selwyn is a broken-hearted 17-year old when his beloved chooses another, Farold. But when Farold is suddenly murdered, Selwyn quickly becomes the first suspect and with barely a trial, he is sentenced ... Read full review

Review: Never Trust a Dead Man

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

Never Trust a Dead Man is the story of Selwyn Roweson, a normal village boy who gets accused of murder. Selwyn wasn't having the best day to begin with, he had lost his love to a jerk named Farold ... Read full review

Contents

Drop by Drop
Dancing with Marjories Ghost
Shadow Brother
The Ghost
For Love of Him
October Chill
Being Dead
Back Matter
Back Cover
Spine
Copyright

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About the author (1999)

VIVIAN VANDE VELDE has written many celebrated books for teen and middle grade readers, including All Hallows Eve: 13 Stories and Heir Apparent. She lives in Rochester, New York. www.vivianvandevelde.com

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