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The ghost of Thomas Kempe

Author: Penelope Lively; Antony Maitland
Publisher: New York : Dutton, 1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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The ghost of a seventeenth-century sorcerer emerges as a poltergeist and attempts to make young James his apprentice.
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Genre/Form: Ghost stories
Children's stories
Occult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lively, Penelope, 1933-
Ghost of Thomas Kempe.
New York, Dutton [1973]
(OCoLC)643566770
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penelope Lively; Antony Maitland
ISBN: 0525304959 9780525304951 0434948942 9780434948949 033024440X 9780330244404 0140314962 9780140314960
OCLC Number: 640985
Awards: Winner of Carnegie Medal 1973.
Description: 186 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Penelope Lively ; illus. by Antony Maitland.

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At first the ghost in James' cottage is merely a nuisance, but then some very unpleasant things begin to happen in the village. It is only when James uncovers the reason for Thomas Kempe's sudden  Read more...

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