The Ghost Belonged to Me

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By Richard Peck
Publisher Puffin Books
The Ghost Belonged to Me
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Only Alexander knows why the barn is hauntedand by what When Alexander notices an eerie light coming out of the barn,. He thinks his friend Blossom Culp is trying to spook him. But strange things really are happening there. Slimy footprints appear out of nowhere, and whimpering sounds float down from the hayloft. And when he ventures into the barn in the dark of night, his breath catches in his throat. Suddenly Blossoms words come back to him: You can make contact with the Unseen.... Now theres a girl ghost standing right in front of him, telling him of great danger ahead. But is there time for Alexander to act on her warning? Blossom Culp #1 Pecks blending of mystery and humor makes an unusual and entertaining ghost story. Booklist, starred review

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40686 words40,686 words
176 pages176 pages
Lexile 900LLexile 900L
Grade 3 to 7Grade 3 to 7
Age 8-12Age 8-12
Published 1997Published 1997

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