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Georgie to the Rescue (Georgie the Ghost #2)

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When Georgie heard that Mr. and Mrs. Whittaker were going to the city and taking with them Herman the cat he decided that he and Miss Oliver the owl should also go. Who would make the ghost sounds so important for the family's comfort? This sequel to "Georgie" tells of the experiences that the three friends had before they all returned to the country.
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Published May 1st 1987 by Doubleday Books (first published March 1956)
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Rosemary
This is one of my sister's storybooks from when she was little. I didn't realize it was part of a Georgie series, of which this is the second book. Georgie is a caring, little ghost(think Casper) who creates noise to help the Whittakers, those who inhabit the house he haunts, sleep better. His best friends are Miss Oliver, the owl, and Herman, the cat.

The Whittakers decide to leave their country home for a trip to the big city, taking Herman with them. The other two feel they must travel there
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Debbie Jo
The Georgie the ghost books were some of my favorites as a child. I do not recall having ever read this one. Georgie and his friends find themselves off on an adventure in the city - following Mr. and Mrs. Whittaker - to make everything all right. I love the illustrations and the simple ways problems are solved within the story.
Peter D. Sieruta
Monica Edinger responded to a blog I wrote about Halloween stories, recommending this picture book series about a ghost. I immediately read all eight "Georgie" books in my library and found him a fun character (which came first -- Georgie or Casper?) though the individual narratives were uneven in both storyline and writing. It's interesting to watch how the rather messy original illustrations -- all in blue! -- evolve to add other colors as the books progress over the years.
Tricia
i just love these books that i recall reading when i was itty bitty. georgie the loveable ghost and his friends find themselves traveling with the whitakers to a hotel just to make the right nighttime sounds to set the stage for sleep.
Charlie Beck
Georgie the Ghost and his friends go to New York with their family until his owl friend is taken to the zoo.
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Robert Bright was born on Cape Cod, Massachusetts in 1902 and passed away in San Francisco in 1988. He spent his childhood in Europe and completed his education at Phillips Academy, Andover, and Princeton University.

His vocations included those of newspaper reporter in Baltimore and Paris, art and music critic in Sante Fe, New Mexico, teacher in Boston, and novelist. Believing that "the imaginativ
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Georgie (Georgie The Ghost, #1) Georgie's Halloween (Georgie The Ghost, #3) Georgie And The Robbers (Georgie The Ghost, #4) George and the Noisy Ghost (Georgie The Ghost, #6) Georgie's Christmas Carol (Georgie The Ghost, #8)

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