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The Haunting of Swain's Fancy

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Taylor has come to Swain's Fancy to spend the summer with her father and his new wife, Sylvia, and her children, Nicole and Peter. She has to share a room with Nicole, who thinks Taylor is about as welcome as Lyme disease. But the stepsisters' enmity is soon eclipsed by strange goings-on in the house. What makes the bedroom so cold? Who is that person looking out the attic ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published August 25th 2003 by Dutton Juvenile
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This book is the best ghost story I've read so far. With an ending that will shock everyone and some true drama. I'd reccomend this book for people ages 13-16 who like good ghost stories.
Amanda Harris
11 year old Taylor is sent to spend the summer with her dad and his new family in a historic mansion called "Swain's Fancy" in Burneytown, West Virginia. All's well except for the ongoing battle between her and stepsister Nicole. While the feud continues, Taylor discovers that the historic house hold more than a few secrets...and that includes ghosts! Instead of being scared off, the kids decide to attempt to solve the mystery and try to help these ghosts find peace. Will the kids be able to unc ...more
This book gives you chils all the way up your spine. It is a great book.
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