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Wait Till Helen Comes

Wait Till Helen Comes

by Mary Downing Hahn
Beware of Helen...

Heather is such a whiny little brat. Always getting Michael and me into trouble. But since our mother married her father, we're stuck with her...our "poor stepsister" who lost her real mother in a mysterious fire.


But now something terrible has happened. Heather has found a new friend, out in the graveyard behind our home: a girl named Helen who died with her family in a mysterious fire over a hundred years ago. Now her ghost returns to lure children into the pond...to drown! I don't want to believe in ghosts, but I've followed Heather into the graveyard and watch her talk to Helen. And I'm terrified. Not for myself, but for Heather...

Ages
11, 12
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 7
DRA
50
Guided Reading
U
Publisher
HC2 - HARCOURT
Number of Pages
192
Genre
Horror

About the Author

Mary Downing Hahn Mary Downing Hahn, a former children's librarian, is the author of over 20 acclaimed novels for children

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