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Wright, Betty Ren

Overview
Works: 129 works in 391 publications in 6 languages and 37,838 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Detective and mystery fiction  Ghost stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.W933, FIC
Publication Timeline
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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 about Betty Ren Wright
 
Most widely held works by Betty Ren Wright
The dollhouse murders by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 3,184 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 2008 in English and held by 2,296 libraries worldwide
Christina's summer in a spooky, isolated Victorian house with her grumpy uncle turns into a ghostly adventure
A ghost in the house by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
13 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,794 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
The blizzard by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,685 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
Ghosts beneath our feet by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,331 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 )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 1,268 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 )
5 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 1,201 libraries worldwide
A man who died in a car crash after allegedly stealing $50,000 from a bank, tries to communicate with his family through Meg's dreams
The Pike River phantom by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,199 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 2015 in English and held by 1,189 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 )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,155 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 )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in English and held by 1,067 libraries worldwide
Martin and Peter acquire a mischievous new dog and two lonely ghosts
The secret window by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and French and held by 990 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
The moonlight man by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and Swedish and held by 980 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
Nothing but trouble by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 970 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 )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 911 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
The ghost in Room 11 by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 888 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
The cat next door by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 873 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
Out of the dark by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 871 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
A ghost in the family by Betty Ren Wright( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 866 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 853 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
 
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Alternative Names
Betty Ren Wright Amerikaans kinderboekenschrijfster (1927-2013)
Ren Wright, Betty
Revena
Wright, Betty
Wright, Betty R.
Райт, Бетти Рен
Languages
English (125)
French (3)
Catalan (3)
Spanish (3)
Swedish (2)
Dutch (1)
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