The Haunting

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By Joan Lowery Nixon
Publisher Random House Children's Books - (Delacorte Books for Young Readers)
The Haunting
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Fifteenyearold Lia comes from a long line of courageous women, dating back to a Civil War survivor who singlehandedly saved her Louisiana plantation house, Graymoss, from destruction. But Graymoss is haunted by a terrible evil. With clues from a diary andFavorite Tales of Edgar Allan Poe,Lia, who doesnt feel as if shes inherited any family genes of courage, must figure out whator whothe evil wants. When Lias parents decide to move into Graymoss, Lia isnt sure how to convince them to change their minds. But its up to her to chase away the horror lurking inside the old house. Can she find the courage to deal with a noisy ghost who wants vengeance?

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