Dial a Ghost

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Macmillan Children's, 2001 - Children's stories - 152 pages
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A brilliantly spooky and funny story from the outstanding Eva Ibbotson, now with a fantastic new cover-look!Get me some ghosts,' said Fulton Snodde-Brittle. 'Frightful and dangerous ghosts!'Fulton has gone to the Dial A Ghost agency with an evil plan. He wants to hire some truly terrifying ghosts to scare his nephew Oliver to death. The Shriekers are the most violent and sickening sceptres the agency has, but a mix-up means the kind Wilkinson ghosts are sent in their place. Now Oliver has some spooky allies to help him outwit the wicked Snodde-Brittles . . .'You'll love this chain-rattling, blood-oozingly hilarious story' Daily Telegraph

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this book is abnout a boy who is a orphen and he is told he owns hellton hall. But his uncle whats to kill him so he cab own it,so he orderd ghost to scar him. but the ghost got mixed up so he gets the nice ghosts and he ownes hellotn hall Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Eva Ibbotson was born in Vienna, but when the Nazis came to power her family fled to England and she was sent to boarding school. She became a writer while bringing up her four children, and her bestselling novels have been published around the world.Journey to the River Sea won the Nestlé Gold Award and was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal, the Whitbread Children's Book of the Year and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize. Some of her other young fiction titles include The Secret of Platform 13, Which Witch? and The Great Ghost Rescue. Eva died peacefully in October 2010 at the age of eighty-five.

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