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The night gardener : a scary story

Author: Jonathan Auxier; Patrick Arrasmith; Chad Beckerman
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threatens their very lives.
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Large type books
Fiction
Ghost stories
Horror fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Auxier; Patrick Arrasmith; Chad Beckerman
ISBN: 9781432863951 1432863959
OCLC Number: 1108872883
Credits: Cover illustrations, Patrick Arrasmith ; cover design by Chad W. Beckerman.
Description: 441 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Arrivals. Storyteller at the crossroads --
The silent trees --
Miss Penny --
The help --
Portrait of a lady --
The figure in the fog --
Pit and pockets --
Master of the house --
The room at the top of the stairs --
Footsteps --
Chamber pots --
The stationery box --
A visit from Fig and Stubbs --
Catch as catch can --
The other thing --
The garden in the woods --
The night man --
A rude awakening --
Roots --
Behind the door --
pt. 2. Pursuits. Special delivery --
Sweets --
Doctor Crouch --
Cold hands, warm heart --
The pallor --
Horse apples --
Ichor --
Asleep --
To market --
A story bought, a story sold --
The legend of the Night Gardener --
Fruit --
Collapse --
Leeches and lizards --
A spirited debate --
Traps --
Camera obscura --
Shears --
The broken bough --
pt. 3. Departures. The last story --
Alone in the dark --
Return to the Sourwoods --
Body of evidence --
Flight --
Unwelcome guests --
Trust --
Comeuppance --
Hide-and-go-seek --
Lamp oil --
Moonlight --
The hero and the damsel --
Courage --
The conflagration --
Ashes --
What happened next --
Storyteller at the crossroads.
Responsibility: by Jonathan Auxier.

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The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threatens their very lives.

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