Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 12
- Grade: 3 to 7
Monster-mashers and babysitters extraordinaire Cheryl and Tweed are back, along with their friends Pilot and Arnie—and they’re in trouble again! This time, they’re tangled up in some ghostly goings-on: solving the mystery that lies behind the creepy doors of Heckleston Manor, Wiggins Cross’s only genuine haunted house.
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span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif"">The gang must face off against a whole new host of horrors, including gargoyles, possessed drive-in movie speakers, and a gaggle of ghoulish ghosts. At the same time, Cheryl and Tweed must defend their babysitting turf against the rival sitters in the town—in a contest of wits, guts and sitter-fu!
About the authors
Lesley Livingston est une auteure lauréate de romans pour ados, dont la trilogie Wondrous Strange et la série Valiant. Elle a également coécrit, avec Jonathan Llyr, la série pour jeunes The Wiggins Weird. Avant de devenir auteure, Lesley a été actrice principale dans une troupe de théâtre shakespearien. Son superpouvoir consiste à manipuler les flux temporels sans le vouloir de façon à arriver systématiquement treize minutes APRÈS l’heure prévue, peu importe la destination.
Lesley Livingstonis an award-winning author of teen fiction, including the Wondrous Strange trilogy, which won the 2010 CLA Young Adult Book of the Year Award, and was named one of the "100 young adult books that make you proud to be Canadian" by CBC Books. Her newest series, Valiant, is being developed for television.
JONATHAN LLYR is well-known for being the on-air host and writer for Canada’s nationally broadcast Space Channel from 1999-2007, where he routinely found himself in close contact with major science fiction and fantasy stars and was a voice for genre fans everywhere. Jon continues to write and act in film and television. He lives in Toronto.
Other titles by Lesley Livingston
L' équipe épique quasi héroïque : Super brouillon
The Gossamer Mage
Super Sketchy (The Almost Epic Squad)
Starling Three-Book Collection
Starling, Descendant, and Transcendent
Wondrous Strange Three-Book Collection
Tempestuous, Darklight, and Wondrous Strange
A Starling Novel
Book 3 Of The Once Every Never Trilogy: Now And For Never
A Starling Novel