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The hungry ghost of Rue Orleans /

by Quattlebaum, Mary; Castelao, Patricia [ill.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Random House, c2011Edition: 1st ed.Description: [28] p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 9780375962073; 0375962077; 9780375862076 (trade : alk. paper).Subject(s): Haunted houses -- Juvenile fiction | Restaurants -- Juvenile fiction | Ghosts -- Fiction | Ghost stories | Picture books for childrenSummary: Fred the ghost is perfectly happy haunting his ramshackle New Orleans house until Pierre and his daughter Marie move in and turn the house into a restaurant.
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Who's afraid of Fred the ghost? Unfortunately, no one!<br> <br> Fred the ghost is perfectly happy haunting his lonely old New Orleans house until Pierre and his daughter Marie move in and turn the house into . . . (horrors!) . . . a restaurant. They clean up his beloved dust. They fix the house's squeaks and leaks. And as much as Fred clanks and groans and haunts and moans, not one single diner is scared away. In fact, no one even notices him. Is it time for Fred to find a new home?<br> <br> A hungry ghost in more ways than one, Fred satisfies develops a taste for friendship--and beignets--in this deliciously satisfying New Orleans tale.

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Fred the ghost is perfectly happy haunting his ramshackle New Orleans house until Pierre and his daughter Marie move in and turn the house into a restaurant.

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