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Ten Timid Ghosts

Ten Timid Ghosts

by Jennifer O'Connell Illustrated by Jennifer O'Connell

Young readers are shown how to count backwards from ten in this Halloween tale involving ten ghosts, a witch, and a haunted house.

Ages
3, 6, 8, 4, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.6
Lexile Measure
180L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
J
Publisher
Tandem Library
Book Type
Counting and Number Book

About the Author and Illustrator

Jennifer O'Connell Jennifer O'Connell is the author and illustrator of the best-selling Ten Timid Ghosts, a Halloween counting book. A two-time winner of The Christopher Award for the illustration of earlier books, Jennifer also wrote and illustrated Ten Timid Ghosts on a Christmas Night and illustrated the popular A Garden of Whales by Maggie Davis
Jennifer O'Connell Jennifer O'Connell is the author and illustrator of the best-selling Ten Timid Ghosts, a Halloween counting book. A two-time winner of The Christopher Award for the illustration of earlier books, Jennifer also wrote and illustrated Ten Timid Ghosts on a Christmas Night and illustrated the popular A Garden of Whales by Maggie Davis

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