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    • ISBN:9781444939446
    • Publication date:06 Sep 2018

How to Scare a Ghost

By Jean Reagan
Illustrated by Lee Wildish

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Filled with humour, energy, and warmth and illustrated by the winner of the Red House Children's Book Award.

From the author-illustrator team behind the bestselling How to Babysit a Grandad comes a funny and vibrant picture book perfect for reading out loud at Halloween!

This humorous new book in the beloved HOW TO . . . series takes readers through a spooky Halloween. Written in tongue-in-cheek instructional style, two trick-or-treaters give tips for scaring a ghost!

Praise for How to Babysit a Grandad: 'Youngsters will thoroughly enjoy the tongue-in-cheek role reversal.' - School Library Journal

Illustrated by the winner of the Red House Children's Book Award and a New York Times bestselling artist.

The fun doesn't stop! Check out more How To... picture books: How to Babysit a Grandad, How to Babysit a Grandma, How to Surprise a Dad, How to Catch Santa, How to Raise a Mum and How to Scare a Ghost.

Biographical Notes

Jean Reagan (Author)
Jean Reagan was born in Alabama but spent most of her childhood in Japan. She now lives in Salt Lake City in America with her husband. In the summers, they serve as backcountry volunteers in Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming. To learn more about Jean and her work, please visit JeanReagan.com

Lee Wildish (Illustrator)
Lee Wildish is an acclaimed illustrator. His Spooky, Spooky House won the Overall Red House Children's Book Award, his Spaghetti with the Yeti was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Book Prize, and he has been shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award and the Sheffield Children's Book Award.


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  • ISBN: 9781444939439
  • Publication date: 04 Oct 2018
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
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