Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 9 to 12
- Grade: 4 to 7
The ninth book in this bestselling and award-winning series — now scarier than ever!
In these chilling tales, award-winning author Joel A. Sutherland takes his readers on a strange and spooky journey across Canada. In this installment, readers will learn about . . .
- a spectral wagon master in Tofield, Alberta, who looks for workers to accompany him on his phantom wagon.
- a travelling salesman from England who shares a room with a young artist one night in Kentville, Nova Scotia, only to discover the young man was a ghost.
- the ghost of painter Tom Thomson, who paddles past a northern point on Canoe Lake in Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario.
Moody black-and-white illustrations and photographs enhance the hauntingly eerie read.
About the author
Joel A. Sutherland est bibliothécaire de référence le jour et se métamorphose en auteur d'histoires d'horreur la nuit. Il a écrit le roman Lieux hantés 5, Be a Writing Superstar!, et Frozen Blood, un roman d'horreur pour adultes. Joel vit à Courtice, en Ontario.
JOEL A. SUTHERLAND is the Silver Birch and Hackmatack Award-winning author of numerous Haunted Canada books and the Red Maple Award Honour Book Summer’s End. His middle-grade fiction series, Haunted, has been praised by Goosebumps author R.L. Stine. Joel lives with his family in southeastern Ontario where he works as a library manager and is always on the lookout for ghosts. Visit him online at www.joelasutherland.com.
Praise for the Haunted Canada series:
“This book delivers pretty well everything a ghost-story-loving child could ask for . . .” (Haunted Canada 5) — National Reading Campaign
“A great read for all ages and abilities and perfect for the Halloween season, Haunted Canada 6 is sure to fly off the shelves and enter into readers' dreams (or nightmares!).” (Haunted Canada 6) — CM: Canadian Review of Materials
“Haunted Canada 8 is a fun collection of stories that make great read-alouds, provides great hooks for reluctant readers, and, of course, is simply a great read for kids that love getting lost in the dark and being terrified.” (Haunted Canada 8) — CM: Canadian Review of Materials
Other titles by Joel A. Sutherland
Haunted Canada: The Third Terrifying Collection
Haunted Canada 11: Frightening True Tales
Frightening True Tales
Haunted Canada 7
Chilling True Tales
Haunted Canada 7: Chilling True Tales
Chilling True Tales
Haunted Canada 10
More Scary True Stories