Christina's Ghost

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Scholastic, 1987 - Detective and mystery stories - 105 pages
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Christina has to spend the summer with her stodgy uncle in his ancient house. On her first day there, a small ghostly boy appears and wants her help. Then she finds out that long ago several murders took place in the house.

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While her parents are away in Alaska, 10-year-old Christina Cooper is sent to live with her unpleasant Uncle Ralph in his old lakeside house, a place that looks haunted to Christina. And she's right ... Read full review

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A perfect short story for the kiddo obsessed with ghosts. Nothing too scary here! Read full review


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About the author (1987)

Betty Ren Wright was born in Wakefield, Michigan on June 15, 1927. She graduated from Downer University and was the chief editor for Western Publishing for over 30 years. During her lifetime, she wrote numerous children's books including A Ghost in the Family, A Ghost in the House, The Ghost of Mercy Manor, Too Many Secrets, A Ghost Comes Calling, The Dollhouse Murders, The Secret Window, and Getting Rid of Marjorie. She also wrote thirty-five picture books. Her short stories appeared in Redbook, Ladies' Home Journal, Young Miss, and numerous other magazines. She died on December 31, 2013 at the age of 86.

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