Ghost's Hour, Spook's Hour

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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There's something strange about tonight. What's that woo sound outside my window? "Both text and paintings are in turn spooky and reassuring, generating a full range of emotions about a typical childhood fear." -- School Library Journal, starred review

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User Review  - Kate_Schulte078 - LibraryThing

This book has great sensory imagery and use of onomatopoeias. I think students will like this book because they can feel how scared the little boy is and they can relate to being scared in a storm at night. Read full review

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One night a boy and his dog are awaken by a noise. The boy tries the lights, but the lights would not come on. As they walk down the hall, they listen to the thunder, and the trees crack. They tried ... Read full review

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EVE BUNTING has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California. Donald Carrick has illustrated many children's books. He lives in Edgartown, Massachusetts.

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