The Bookstore Ghost by Barbara MaitlandThe Bookstore Ghost by Barbara Maitland

The Bookstore Ghost

byBarbara MaitlandIllustratorNadine Bernard Westcott

Paperback | September 1, 1998

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Mr. Brown sells ghost books in his bookstore. But mice are scaring away the customers! Mr. Brown tells his cat to catch the mice, but she has other plans. After all, a ghost bookstore should be scary. Of course, it will be even more scary when it has its own ghost . . .
Barbara Maitland is a children’s book author. Her works include The Bookstore Burglar and The Bookstore Ghost. Nadine Bernard Westcott has illustrated more than 100 books for young readers, including I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, Big Picnic, Down by the Bay, and Peanut Butter and Jelly, the latter of which she also wrote. Nad...
Title:The Bookstore GhostFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.18 inPublished:September 1, 1998Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0141300841

ISBN - 13:9780141300849

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Mr. Brown's ghost bookstore is too quiet -- mice are scaring away his customers. He asks his cat to catch the mice, but she has other plans. With a clever cat, some hard-working mice and a resident ghost. Mr. Brown's bookstore is about to become very busy indeed! This unusual ghost story will please the youngest mystery fans.