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Doll Bones

Author: Holly Black; Eliza Wheeler
Publisher: London : Corgi, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Zach is too old to play with toys. Or at least, that's what his father thinks. But even though he stops hanging out with Poppy and Alice, stops playing with his action figures, it's no good. There's one toy that still wants to play with him. A doll that's made from the bones of a dead girl. The only way to end the game is to lay the doll to rest for ever. It's time for a journey to Spring Grove  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ghost stories
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Ghost stories for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Holly Black; Eliza Wheeler
ISBN: 9780552568111 0552568112
OCLC Number: 881489815
Awards: Short-listed for Coventry Inspiration Book Awards 2014 (UK)
Short-listed for Redbridge Children's Book Award 2015 (UK)
Description: 244 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Holly Black ; with illustrations by Eliza Wheeler.

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My name is Eleanor Kerchner. An ALA Notable Book. A Kirkus Reviews Best Book. A School Library Journal Best Book. A Booklist Editor's Choice Books for Youth. A Publishers Weekly Best Children's Book.  Read more...

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"Nobody does spooky like Holly Black. Doll Bones is a book that will make you sleep with the lights on." -- Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series "Spooky, melancholy, elegiac and Read more...

 
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