Dying to Meet You
Ignatius B. Grumply moves into the Victorian mansion at 43 Old Cemetery Road hoping to find some peace and quiet so he can crack a wicked case of writer's block. But 43 Old Cemetery Road is already occupied by eleven-year-old Seymour, his cat Shadow, and an irritable ghost named Olive. It's hard to say who is more outraged. But a grumpy old ghost just might inspire this grumpy old man--and the abandoned kid? Well, let's just say his last name's Hope.
Sisters Kate and M. Sarah Klise, the creators of the award-winning Regarding the . . . series, offer up this debut volume in a clever epistolary series told in letters, drawings, newspaper articles, a work-in-progress manuscript, and even an occasional tombstone engraving.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - alaina.loescher - LibraryThing
I loved this book as an adult and I also would have as a kid. The book is told entirely through unconventional means such as letters and newspaper clippings. The story tells an unexpected story of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ginger72 - LibraryThing
Meh. There appears to be a whole series but I don't think I'll look for any. My nine year old wasn't interested at all and we both found it to be on the slow side. Read full review