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On an island in the Mississippi River, a ghost and his dog stand guard

When their aunt buys an old, run-down inn on the banks of the Mississippi, Chris and Amy Holt go south to help her fix up the place. They lend helping hands during the day, but at night, they wonder about the island in the middle of the river—a mysterious place where the townsfolk will not set foot. The
ebook, 123 pages
Published October 16th 2012 by Open Road Media Young Readers (first published 1987)
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Chris and Amy are visiting their aunt, who has just bought land to turn into a bed and breakfast, her land came with a little island, and island rumored to be haunted. When a local handy man tells the siblings the story of the ghost who haunts the island and his wicked ghost dog, they decide to go to the island to see for themselves. Soon they find themselves trapped on the island and the only way off is to put the ghosts to rest!
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Author of more than one hundred books, Joan Lowery Nixon is the only writer to have won four Edgar Allan Poe Awards for Juvenile Mysteries (and been nominated several other times) from the Mystery Writers of America. Creating contemporary teenage characters who have both a personal problem and a mystery to solve, Nixon captured the attention of legions of teenage readers since the publication of h ...more
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