Walking Through Albert

Margo Lanagan
AUD $11.95
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A ghost story with a difference - spooky, mysterious but also very funny in places - for 10- to 13-year-olds.

''Someone else was suddenly there with us, taking up the same chunk of space. Aargh, it was the most horrible feeling, like millions of ants rampaging under my clothes.''

What's going on in the house over the back? Ren and Lee are seriously spooked by all those flashes of past lives and leftover feelings - but Emma has to live with them.

An overdose of ghosts is bad enough. Add in a punk bride, a witch on L-plates and a bunch of grown-ups who just won't believe what they see, and you've got big trouble.

A ghostly, mysterious - and funny - story from the author of WildGame and The Tankermen.

Author bio:

Margo Lanagan was born in 1960 and grew up in Raymond Terrace (New South Wales) and Melbourne. She has travelled to places around the world, from the Nullabor Plain to Paris, been to university and worked in factories, kitchens and offices. She gets her best ideas while washing the dishes.

Margo lives in Sydney with her partner and their two sons.

Category: Children's fiction
ISBN: 9781864484403
Table Of Contents: 1 New arrivals

2 Glenorchie

3 Emma cops it

4 A heavy-duty headache

5 Fia

6 Witchery

7 Night terrors

8 An overdose of ghosts

9 Keeping calm

10 Ghost-nest

11 What it's all about

12 Ghost patrol

13 Emma loses it

14 Andy blows it

15 Sleeping beauties

16 A heavy day

17 Babies and bad weather

18 The rip in time

19 Mud cake
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Imprint: A & U Children
Pub Date: January 1998
Page Extent: 132
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 10 - 13
Subject: Children's fiction

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