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The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids #5: Ghosts Don't Eat Potato Chips

Ghosts Don't Eat Potato Chips

by (author) Marcia Thornton Jones & Debbie Dadey

illustrated by John Steven Gurney

Scholastic Inc
Initial publish date
Sep 1992
Chapter Books, Humorous Stories
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Sep 1992
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 7 to 10
  • Grade: 2 to 5


Spooky things are happening in Aunt Matilda's House. Potato chips on the floor are spelling out secret messages and forming trails. Could Aunt Matilda have a ghost?

About the authors

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Marcia Thornton Jones is an award-winning author who has published 131 books for children, including the Adventures of the Bailey School Kids series, Woodford Brave, Ratfink, and Champ. Marcia lives with her husband, Steve, and two cats in Lexington, Kentucky, where she continues to write, mentor writers, and teach writing classes. She is the coordinator of the Carnegie Center Author Academy, an intensive one-on-one writing program for adult writers working toward publication.

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