Posted in 2015-2016 Club, Not Mock Newbery

Took: a Ghost Story, by Mary Downing Hahn

Summary: A witch called Old Auntie is lurking near Dan’s family’s new home. He doesn’t believe in her at first, but is forced to accept that she is real and take action when his little sister, Erica, is ‘took’ to become Auntie’s slave for the next fifty years.


Posted in 2011-2012 Club, Not Mock Newbery

The Golden Ghost, by Marion Bauer

Summary:  On a bike outing to the abandoned houses by the old cement mill, Delsie and her friend Todd discover one of the houses is not empty–and a ghost dog haunts the area.

Random House

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