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Wright, Betty Ren

Overview
Works: 93 works in 283 publications in 3 languages and 39,832 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PZ7.W933, [FIC]
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Publications about Betty Ren Wright
Publications by Betty Ren Wright
Publications by Betty Ren Wright, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Betty Ren Wright
The dollhouse murders by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
21 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in English and French and held by 3,341 libraries worldwide
A dollhouse filled with a ghostly light in the middle of the night and dolls that have moved from where she last left them lead Amy and her retarded sister to unravel the mystery surrounding grisly murders that took place years ago
Christina's ghost by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and held by 2,444 libraries worldwide
Christina's summer in a spooky, isolated Victorian house with her grumpy uncle turns into a ghostly adventure
The blizzard by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,714 libraries worldwide
Although a blizzard prevents his cousins from visiting for his birthday, a disappointed Billy ends up having a very special day when his teacher and classmates must stay overnight at his family's house to wait out the snowstorm
A ghost in the house by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 1,691 libraries worldwide
Strange things happen when twelve-year-old Sarah is alone in the house with Great Aunt Margaret, who appears to be the victim of a ghost seeking revenge for a death in the past
Ghosts beneath our feet by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,442 libraries worldwide
During a summer in an abandoned mining town, Katie's relationship with a rebellious stepbrother improves as they probe the past to find out why there seem to be ghosts, literally, beneath their feet
The ghosts of Mercy Manor by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,390 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Gwen, an orphan who comes to live with the Mercy family, discovers that the house is haunted by the ghost of a sad-looking young girl and is determined to solve the mystery behind her appearances
A ghost in the window by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 1,329 libraries worldwide
A man who died in a car crash after allegedly stealing $50,000 from a bank, tries to communicate with the family through Meg's dreams. Sequel to "A Secret Window."
The Pike River phantom by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 1,307 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Rachel and her cousin Charlie become linked with the mad ghost of a fierce old lady, who is eerily involved in the upcoming Sunbonnet Queen contest about which Rachel dreams
Crandall's castle by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
Charli's impulsive uncle, Will Crandall, decides to buy the town's abandoned, possibly haunted castle and fix it up as a bed-and-breakfast, but Charli and Sophia, a clairvoyant orphan who has come to stay with the Crandall family, know his plan is somehow dangerous
The ghost comes calling by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,257 libraries worldwide
While vacationing at a spooky cabin on Perch Lake, nine-year-old Chad tries to clear the name of Tim Tapper, the cabin's ghostly inhabitant, who was blamed for a truck accident in the 1930s
The ghost of Popcorn Hill by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
Martin and Peter acquire a mischievous new dog and two lonely ghosts
The moonlight man by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
When their father moves them for the seventh time in the five years since their mother's death, Jenny and her younger sister hope to stay in this latest house and try to find out about the ghost who seems bent on getting revenge on their elderly neighbors
The secret window by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and French and held by 1,098 libraries worldwide
Meg is afraid to tell anyone when her dreams literally start coming true, but she needs help before she can learn to use her gift of seeing into the future
Nothing but trouble by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,045 libraries worldwide
Vannie tries to make the best of things when she and her dog Muffy are left with her cranky great-aunt on an old farm in Ohio while Vannie's parents go to California to look for work
Too many secrets by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 1,012 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Chad and his friend Jeannie try to discover who is breaking into their neighbor's house, while Chad also deals with his suspicions about why is father has been spending so much time away from home
Out of the dark by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
When Jessica moves to her grandmother's childhood home and makes friends with the handicapped girl next door, she begins to have nightmares about the old schoolhouse in the woods
The ghost in Room 11 by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 984 libraries worldwide
When his family moves to a small town near Milwaukee, Matt's efforts to fit into his new fourth-grade class are complicated by his poor spelling and his encounter with the ghost of one of the school's former teachers
A ghost in the family by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 977 libraries worldwide
While visiting his friend Jeannie's eccentric Aunt Rosebud in a boarding house that may be haunted, ten-year-old Chad comes across a mystery involving a missing diamond bracelet
Haunted summer by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 943 libraries worldwide
Shy, nine-year-old Abby surprises herself, her equally timid babysitter, and her older brother when they are haunted by a ghost that is trying to reclaim a stolen music box
The cat next door by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
After Grandma dies the annual visit to her summer cabin is not the same but the cat next door remembers how things used to be and cheers a grieving grandchild
 
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Alternative Names
Revena
Wright, Betty
Wright, Betty R.
Languages
English (112)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
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