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Dial-a-ghost

by Eva Ibbotson

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghosts -- Fiction.,
  • Orphans -- Fiction.,
  • Orphans -- Fiction.,
  • England -- Fiction.,
  • England -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians. When orphaned Oliver Smith inherits gloomy Helton Hall, his scheming cousins are determined to get rid of him and hire some terrifying ghosts from the Dial-a-Ghost agency to scare Oliver to death. But the creatures don"t behave as expected, and soon join Oliver against his cousins. However, they may have all underestimated the depth of the cousins" evil intentions.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesDial a ghost
    StatementEba Ibbotson ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsHawkes, Kevin, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.I11555 Di 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p. :
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24226484M
    ISBN 10043944165X
    ISBN 109780439441650
    OCLC/WorldCa50811681

      With beautiful cover illustration by Alex T. Smith, creator of the Claude series, Dial a Ghost is a wonderfully spooky young fiction title from the award-winning author of Journey to the River Sea, Eva Ibbotson. 'Get me some ghosts,' said Fulton Snodde-Brittle. 'Frightful and dangerous ghosts!'Brand: Pan Macmillan. The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts. And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to "accidentally" scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death. The ladies at the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Shriekers, two bloodstained and bickering horrors/5(11).

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Dial a Ghost by Eva Ibbotson, Kirsten Meyer, , Macmillan Children's Books edition, hardcover. Bookistaan is India’s first recommendations based online children’s bookstore. As a small town bookstore, we have an inclination towards Indian publishing and writing, that hasn’t been able to find the routes into smaller towns.

    Grandma is an old lady who has an umbrella that she always keeps with her. Mrs. Pringle, one of the ladies at Dial-a-Ghost describes her as a "kind old lady with a rather fierce umbrella". Unfortunately, her husband did not become a ghost, and died before the rest of them anyway.   Dial a Ghost - Ebook written by Eva Ibbotson. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Dial a Ghost/5(16).


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Dial-a-ghost by Eva Ibbotson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Dial-a-Ghost is a paranormal novel, but there's a lot more to it than that. Comedy, friendship and adventure are just a few of its many creative themes, and the author's characters are absolutely incredible/5.

Dial-A-Ghost is the fourth hilarious and witty novel by Eva Ibbotson. I enjoyed it even more than Which Witch?, an award-winning and charming fantasy novel Harry Potter fans will enjoy. Readers are going to adore this exciting new ghost story.

Read more. 8 people found this helpful/5(42). The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts. And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to "accidentally" scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death.

The ladies at the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Shriekers, two /5(13). The Dial-a-Ghost agency finds good homes for ghosts-bloodstained brides, headless warriors, bloblike ghouls-ghosts of every sort are matched with living families.

The agency ladies have just the right match for each customer. What they don't know is that their latest human customer has an evil scheme to frighten his young cousin to death. Eva Ibbotson, Dial a Ghost The Wilkinson Family are comprised of Uncle Henry, a dentist, Aunt Maud, boy scout Eric and Grandma.

They are living happily during the Blitz until their house takes a. Dial-A-Ghost tells the story of Oliver Smith who is an orphan who finds out that he is the heir of a mansion called Helton Hall.

Oliver's cousins who thought that they would be the next to inherent to house and fortune are furious and plot to get rid of Oliver/5(18). Dial-a-Ghost By Eva Ibbotson The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts. And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to "accidentally" scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death.

The ladies Dial-a-ghost book the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Shriekers, two bloodstained and bickering horrors. Dial-a-Ghost By Eva Ibbotson. Condition is Good. This book shows some wear from use but is in good condition. “The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts. And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to "accidentally" scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death.

The ladies at the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Seller Rating: % positive. Buy a cheap copy of Dial-a-Ghost book by Eva Ibbotson. After spending most of his 10 years in a London orphanage, Oliver Smith is horrified to discover he is the sole master of a grand old mansion.

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The Dial-a-Ghost Agency specializes in pairing the ideal ghosts with humans who are seeking specters for their homes. It’s a highly specialized service indeed, but one that has found its niche.

Customer satisfaction is high until the day of a momentous mix-up: The pleasant Wilkinson ghosts and the thoroughly nasty Shriekers are accidentally. Dial a Ghost Eva Ibbotson writes for both adults and children. Born in Vienna, she now lives in the north of England. She has a daughter and three sons, now grown up, who showed her that children like to read about ghosts, wizards and witches ‘because they are just like people but madder and more interesting’.4/5(32).

DIAL-A-GHOST Eva Ibbotson, Author, Kevin Hawkes, Illustrator, illus. by Kevin Hawkes. Dutton $ (p) ISBN Hawkes's whimsical drawings perfectly capture the book. The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts.

And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to “accidentally” scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death. The ladies at the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Shriekers, two bloodstained and bickering horrors.

FreeBookNotes found 6 sites with book summaries or analysis of Dial a Ghost. If there is a Dial a Ghost SparkNotes, Shmoop guide, or Cliff Notes, you can find a link to each study guide below. Among the summaries and analysis available for Dial a Ghost, there are 1 Short Summary and 5 Book Reviews.

Fulton Snodde-Brittles has gone to the Dial a Ghost agency with an evil plan. He wants to hire some truly terrifying ghosts to scare his nephew Oliver to death.

‘The Shriekers’ are the most violent and sickening sceptres the agency has, but a mix-up means the kind Wilkinson ghosts are sent in their place.

Here's a tale of the ghosts and spooks you'll meet at the Dial-a-Ghost agency. "Get me some ghosts," said Fulton Snoddle-Brittle. "Frightful and dangerous ghosts!" Fulton has gone to the Dial-a-Ghost agency with an evil plan. He wants to hire some truly terrifying ghosts to scare his nephew Oliver to death.

But Oliver likes ghosts. Such is this latest from Ibbotson (Island of the Aunts,etc.), with plot intersections, melodramatic misfortunes, and macabre special effects. At the center of the main plot twist is an agency called Dial-a-Ghost, which is run by two well-meaning social-worker types. The Dial-a-Ghost Agency finds good homes for ghosts.

And Fulton and Frieda Snodde-Brittle are looking for a few frightening ghosts to "accidentally" scare their young cousin and heir, Oliver, to death.

The ladies at the Dial-a-Ghost Agency have the perfect match: the Shriekers, two bloodstained and bickering horrors. But thanks to a mix-up at the agency, the Wilkinsons, a 4/5(15). So they decided to start an agency and call it Dial A Ghost. Miss Pringle had some money and was glad to spend it in such a useful way.

She was a very kind person but a little vague, and it was Mrs Mannering who knew what to do about furnishing the office and getting filing cabinets and putting out leaflets. It was she too who arranged for 4/5(32). Fulton Snodde-Brittle has gone to the Dial A Ghost agency with a fiendish plan - he wants to hire some terrifying ghosts to scare his year-old nephew Oliver to death.

The job goes to Sir Belham and Lady Sabrina de Bone, the most violent, gory and horrifying spectres the agency can offer - but then an unexpected mix-up means that the friendly 5/5(1).Get this from a library!

Dial-a-ghost. [Eva Ibbotson; Kevin Hawkes] -- A family of nice ghosts protects a British orphan from the diabolical plans of his evil guardians.Dial-a-Ghost by Eva Ibbotson (Penguin, ) An orphan, Oliver Smith, inherits his distant family's grand mansion, Helton Hall.

The ten year old finds out he is not alone in the world. He has his cousins, the Snodde-Brittles. But they are greedy and mean cousins. They just want to get their hands on Helton Hall.

And they have a.