Never Trust a Dead Man

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 194 pages
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Life has suddenly become very difficult for Selwyn Roweson: First Anora broke his heart and decided to marry Farold, then Farold beat him up in front of the entire village, and finally he was accused of murder when Farold was found with a knife--Selwyn’s knife--hilt-deep in his back. Which might not be so bad, except as punishment Selwyn is sealed in the village burial cave with Farold’s moldering corpse, there to await starvation--or worse. Worse comes along quickly in the form of a witch with a fast right hook and the ability to raise Farold from the dead. Selwyn thought he disliked Farold when he was alive, but that was nothing compared to having to work by the dead man’s side as they search for the real killer.
  

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reading this when I was in high school. I used to really like this story ;) Read full review

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reading this when I was in high school. I used to really like this story ;) 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 (2008)

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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