Childish Spirits (Paperback)
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Childish Spirits (Paperback)

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Paperback 160 Pages / Published: 28/07/2014
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When Ellie and her family move into Inchwood Manor, Ellie quickly discovers strange things are happening. Who is the mysterious boy at the window? What secrets lie within the abandoned nursery? Who is the woman who haunts Ellie's dreams - and why has she returned to the Manor, after more than a century? Ellie finds herself entangled in a Victorian mystery of ghosts and tunnels and secret documents - and discovers that life all those years ago isn't so different from the world she knows today... Rob Keeley's first novel for children brings out all the ingredients of the classic ghost story within a recognisable modern world setting. Readers of his short story collections for children will find in Childish Spirits the elements which made his past books such a success - strong and contemporary characters, inventive twists on traditional themes, and a winning combination of action, suspense and humour.

Publisher: Troubador Publishing
ISBN: 9781783064618
Number of pages: 160
Dimensions: 198 x 127 mm
Edition: UK ed.


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'Childish Spirits has all the elements of a classic ghost story... but it also has a very modern setting that readers will feel at home with [and] it's a breeze to read. Simply written with an accessible vocabulary but never simplistic, and there are plenty of jokes to balance out the scary parts. Recommended. School librarians: this good-hearted novel would make a great addition to your shelves. I'm already looking forward to book two!'
'Entertaining, suspenseful ghost story for kids.' -- Lovewriting

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Whispering Stories

“Edward is a troubled young ghost. Ellie is a young girl trying to help him”

Ellie, her older brother Charlie, and her mum, have just moved to Inchwood Manor, after her mum was asked to look after the place on behalf of Jouneyback UK.

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