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by Clickard, Carrie (Carrie L.) [author.]; Shelley, John [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Holiday House, [2017]Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780823435593; 0823435598.Subject(s): Ghost stories | Magic -- Juvenile fiction | Stories in rhyme | Ghosts -- Fiction | Magic -- Fiction | Stories in rhyme | Fiction | Juvenile works | Picture books | Picture booksSummary: A young boy tracks down an elusive ghost in the hidden rooms of a fantastical magic shop.
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On the corner of Hemlock and Blight, the magic shop of Miss Pustula Night is open for business.<br> <br> <br> Creepy curiosities and endless enchantments fill the shelves, but it's the rumor of a shop ghost that really has kids excited. Brave Georgie McQuist has been double-dared to find the phantom, and he's up to the task-- but he never expected that he'd give the ghost a fright!<br> <br> Together, boy and ghost take on the task of cataloging every last treasure in Miss Pustula's crowded and cavernous cellar, down to the last spell and skeleton-- but what will the witch do when she catches them there?<br> <br> The deliciously spooky, tongue-twistingly clever rhymes in this story are illustrated in lavish detail-- each creep and kraken crawls across the pages, and Miss Night's shelves are crowded with pickled elves and dusty potions.<br> <br> From the first friendly fright to the last lurking ghoul, this adventure is perfect for Halloween. . . and beyond.

A young boy tracks down an elusive ghost in the hidden rooms of a fantastical magic shop.

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