The Three Mischievous Sweet Children Discover That Their New Home Is Home To Three Eccentric Ghosts Who Want Only To Be Left Alone The Ghosts Of Hungryhouse Lane Are A Little Strange There S Fluttery Lady Cordelia, Who Makes Her Home In A Wastepaper Basket Odd Sir James, With His Impossibly High Hairdo And Quiet Little Bobbie Who Haunts The Chimney They Ve Always Been Perfectly Happy On Hungryhouse Lane.The Sweet Kids, On The Other Hand, Are Not Sweet, In Fact They Re Horrible Charlie Sweet Turns Sir Jame S Home Into A Tadpole Jar Zoe Sweet Makers Her Friends Pay To See Live Spooks Even Little Bonnie Sweet Thinks It S Fun To Blow Dry The Ghosts To Pieces.The Spooks Agree That Something Has To Be Done But Just How The Ghosts Win Over Their Unruly Foes Is A Surprise To Everyone Especially The Sweets.
The Northern Ireland native started writing children s books when he was a teacher in his thirties, with the aim of helping out students who had trouble reading But he continued writing for a personal reason the act of imagining simply makes me feel good, he says The fifty seventh book of Sam McBratney s career, and his first book with Candlewick Press, was the much loved GUESS HOW MUCH
- 118 pages
- The Ghosts of Hungryhouse Lane
- Sam McBratney
- 02 January 2018 Sam McBratney