The Ghost family meets its match

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Dial Books for Young Readers, Sep 1, 1992 - Fiction - 320 pages
For a century, a family of ghosts successfully scares everyone away from their haunted house, until some new tenants move in with a surprise of their own.

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In the 1880's, an explorer sets out for Africa; he never returns, and the Ghost family (Ivy, Igor, their parents and cat) moves in. Delighted with the cobwebs and bats, they succeed in scaring away a ... Read full review

About the author (1992)

Author and illustrator Nicole Rubel has a degree in fine arts from the Boston Museum School and has taught ceramics, silk screening, and mural design to children. Booklist has described her artwork as "busy, brightly colored paintings, done in child appealing primitive style, filled with subtle, humorous touches." She has over 60 books to her credit, including the popular Rotten Ralph series. She currently resides with her husband on a farm in Aurora, Oregon with a cat, a dog, two horses and sheep.

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