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The Ghostly Game

The Ghostly Game
  

Alone in the house one night, four friends make up a ghost story. It's all fun and games until the messages start to appear. And as the shadows get darker and the ghost looms closer, soon come the accidents... The Ghostly Game is a spine-tingling tale of haunting messages and the... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781472968906
Barcode 9781472968906
Release Date 5 September 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Pearson, Maggie
Illustrated by Evergreen, Nelson
Series High/Low
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 5 Sep 2019

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ISBN-13 9781472968906
ISBN-10 1472968905
Stock Release date is 5 September 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 5 Sep 2019
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Featherstone
Release Date 5 September 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Pearson, Maggie
Illustrated by Evergreen, Nelson
Series High/Low
Category Horror & Ghost Stories, Chillers
Thrillers
English Language Readers
Number of Pages 88
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Alone in the house one night, four friends make up a ghost story. It's all fun and games until the messages start to appear. And as the shadows get darker and the ghost looms closer, soon come the accidents... The Ghostly Game is a spine-tingling tale of haunting messages and the possibility that ghosts may be very, very real. Bloomsbury High Low books encourage and support reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories for struggling and reluctant readers, those with dyslexia, or those with English as an additional language. Printed on tinted paper with a dyslexia friendly font, The Ghostly Game is aimed at readers aged 11+ and has a manageable length (88 pages) and reading age (9+). Produced in association with reading experts at Catch Up, a charity which aims to address underachievement caused by literacy and numeracy difficulties.

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Author's Bio

Maggie Pearson has held a variety of jobs including being a barmaid, librarian and freelance journalist, and she now pursues a career as a highly successful children's writer. Her first novel, Owl Light, was short-listed for the WH Smith Mind-Boggling Books Award and her more recent Shadows of the Beast was long-listed for the Carnegie Medal. Maggie is a lover of books, cryptic crosswords, going to the theatre and foreign travel. Nelson Evergreen is a Welsh illustrator who lives on the south coast of the UK with his partner, Susannah, and their imaginary cat. He is a comic artist, illustrator and general all-round doodler of whatever appears in his head. Nelson also makes music and plays lots of video games.

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