One for sorrow : a ghost story by Hahn, Mary Downing (#1355RE8)

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One for sorrow : a ghost story

by Hahn, Mary Downing
Hardcover Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017

$16.99

Overview
From the Publisher

Against the ominous backdrop of the influenza epidemic of 1918, Annie, a new girl at school, is claimed as best friend by Elsie, a classmate who is a tattletale, a liar, and a thief. Soon Annie makes other friends and finds herself joining them in teasing and tormenting Elsie. Elsie dies from influenza, but then she returns to reclaim Annie's friendship and punish all the girls who bullied her. Young readers who revel in spooky stories will relish this chilling tale of a girl haunted by a vengeful ghost.

Reviews & Awards
  • Booklist, 05/15/17
  • Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 06/01/17
  • Horn Book Guide, 04/01/18
  • Horn Book Magazine, 05/01/17
  • Kirkus Reviews, 05/15/17
  • Publishers Weekly, 05/22/17
  • School Library Connection, 05/01/17
  • Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA), 06/01/17
Product Details
  • Publisher: Clarion Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication Date: July 18, 2017
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dewey: -Fic-
  • Classifications: Fiction
  • Description: 293 pages ; 22 cm
  • ISBN-10: 0-544-81809-1
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-544-81809-5
  • LCCN: 2016-010761
  • Follett Number: 1355RE8
  • Interest Level: 5-8
  • Reading Level: 5.8
  • ATOS Book Level: 4.3
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 8
  • AR Quiz: 191104EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 3.8
  • Reading Counts Points: 15
  • Lexile: 660L
  • Fountas & Pinnell: W