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Alison's Ghosts

By Mary Alice Downie and John Downie

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Series: Lorimer Streetlights

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Alison is held captive by the powers of a mysterious pipe bowl belonging to a Mi"kmaq shaman. The bowl takes her back in time where she forms friendships with troubled ghosts who need her help. She must uncover the history of the pipe, and she must do it quickly, before she too is consumed by the grim fate of the pipe's beholders.

[Fry Reading Level - 3.7

Awards

Commended - Canadian Childrens's Book Centre "Best Books for Kids & Teens" - 2009

Mary Alice Downie is a pioneering children's author of historical fiction, folktales and picture books, and is the co-editor of the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon award-winning book The Wind Has Wings. Mary Alice and husband John Downie also co-authored Honour Bound and Danger in Disguise. They live in Kingston, Ontario.
John Downie lives in Kingston, Ontario. He is co-author with his wife Mary Alice, of Honor Bound and Danger in Disguise

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 104 pages
Publication Date: 15th May 2008
ISBN: 9781552770139
Format: 7.75in x 5in

Binding: Electronic book text
Publication Date: 1st August 2014
ISBN: 9781459403857
Format: EPUB

BISAC Code:  JUV030030, JUV030090, JUV046000
Imprint: Lorimer

Interest age: From 6 To 10
Fry Reading Level [grade]: 3.7
Lexile Reading Level: 680L

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