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Took

A Ghost Story

eBook - 2015
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"Folks say Old Auntie takes a girl and keeps her fifty years—then lets her go and takes another one."

Thirteen-year-old Daniel Anderson doesn't believe Brody Mason's crazy stories about the ghost witch who lives up on Brewster's Hill with Bloody Bones, her man-eating razorback hog. He figures Brody's probably just trying to scare him since he's the new kid . . . a "stuck-up snot" from Connecticut. But Daniel's seven-year-old sister Erica has become more and more withdrawn, talking to her lookalike doll. When she disappears into the woods one day, he knows something is terribly wrong. Did the witch strike? Has Erica been "took"?


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jessicalynn113
Mar 18, 2019

This was an ok ghost story for young readers. It had a little of everything. Heroism, creepiness, drama, etc. Easy read. Not terrifying at all.

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Divya8720
Dec 07, 2018

Pretty good

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francescocri
Jul 27, 2018

I absolutely loved this book! The perfect book for ghost lovers. The characters and the plot stood out and the setting and word choice made the book really intriguing. Once I started reading it, I could not stop until the end. Best to read during the night.

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blue_cat_7737
Apr 15, 2018

super creepy but kind of confusing. I didn't really get the story but good plot line!!

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RobertC65
Jan 09, 2018

This is an incredible book! The scary plot and interesting characters made the tale very real. I always enjoy a good ghost story and this one was perfect for a cold, winter day.

Mr_Cliff Oct 24, 2017

This is a really creepy and really fun story! If I ever have to move out to a house in the middle of nowhere, I'm definitely going to look into any old ghost stories or legends surrounding the house! Never a good idea to ignore that kind of stuff, and the characters in this book find that out the hard way.

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JEM_LPL
Jan 23, 2017

An intense, gripping read for everybody who likes a good scare. Hahn is the Stephen King of children's books.

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LOVEURLIFE1
Jun 04, 2016

This book was seriously amazing! I couldn't put it down. I highly recommend it for anyone who is into scary stories.

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BUNBUN1978
Oct 22, 2015

this book was pretty good and pretty creepy for young readers. Hahn is good at getting into the emotions of the characters. I really felt bad for Dan when his parents were sad and stressed out after his sister was took. Great creepy read for this time of year.

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blue_wolf_7239
Oct 24, 2019

blue_wolf_7239 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 99

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MissMRose
Jan 10, 2018

MissMRose thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 9 and 13

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violet_rabbit_12
Sep 08, 2015

violet_rabbit_12 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 10 and 14

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