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A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time ( Magic Tree House) (Hardcover)

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Jack and Annie go to Victorian London to help the writer Charles Dickens in this Magic Tree House outing. Using magic, smarts, and the help of a trio of ghosts, the children help Mr. Dickens escape from sadness and tragedy. This is the 44th book in the wonderful bestselling series.
Jack and Annie are ready for their next fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House!

Jack and Annie’s mission from Merlin the Magician? To help the famous writer Charles Dickens! In a magical whirl, the brother and sister are whisked back in time to Victorian England and the foggy streets of London.

There, Jack and Annie discover that Charles Dickens has everything he could possibly want. How can they help him? It is not until Mr. Dickens rescues them from being thrown in jail that they discover his secret past and the sad memories that haunt him. They will need all their magic—and help from three ghosts—to keep the great writer from ruining his life!

Mary Pope Osborne mixes magic, humor, history, a little spookiness, and a lot of heart to create this tale, which celebrates the joys of writing—something she knows a lot about, thanks to millions of readers all over the world!

This is the perfect book for boys and girls about to see the classic play A Christmas Carol.

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Number of Pages: 113
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Action + Adventure / General, Readers / Chapter Books, Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic
Series Title: Magic Tree House
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Language: English
Street Date: September 14, 2010
TCIN: 12835280
UPC: 9780375856525
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-0002
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Ghost Tale for Christmas Time /Magic Tree House Book

5 out of 5 stars
Summer 7 years ago
.This is a wonderful tale of adventure .It has magic,humor,history & spookiness .It is a great book that you can't put down until you finish it .Mary Pope Osborne has done it again . There is always something new to learn ,& she makes it interesting & fun . You will love this she keeps you entertain...see moreof the reviewer's review
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