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The ghost that pops out of the old green bottle Mr. Dobbs finds is very helpful in the diner, but the rest of the help and the customers are too frightened to find out what a nice ghost he really is.
Hardcover, 41 pages
Published January 1st 1981 by Parents Magazine Press
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A cute story about a ghost that goes to work in a diner. This story could be used to start a discussion about acceptance/tolerance/stereotypes. Interesting idea that could also be used for creative writing lessons such as a "what happens next" assignment. Read to my children (age 11).
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R.W. Alley has illustrated more than one hundred children's books, including the popular Paddington Bear books by Michael Bond.


In 2010, he received a Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Award for Pearl and Wagner One Funny Day by Kate McMullan. In 2008, There’s a Wolf at the Door by Zoë B. Alley was selected as a Washington Post Best Book of the Year.


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