The Girl And The Ghost

Author: Hanna Alkaf
Editor: HarperCollins
ISBN: 006294097X
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A Malaysian folk tale comes to life in this emotionally layered, chilling middle grade debut, perfect for fans of The Book of Boy and The Jumbies. I am a dark spirit, the ghost announced grandly. I am your inheritance, your grandmother’s legacy. I am yours to command. Suraya is delighted when her witch grandmother gifts her a pelesit. She names her ghostly companion Pink, and the two quickly become inseparable. But Suraya doesn’t know that pelesits have a dark side—and when Pink’s shadows threaten to consume them both, they must find enough light to survive . . . before they are both lost to the darkness. Fans of Holly Black’s Doll Bones and Tahereh Mafi’s Furthermore series will love this ghostly middle grade debut that explores jealousy, love, and the extraordinary power of friendship.
The Ghost, the Girl, and the Gold
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Scott William Carter
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-09 - Publisher: Flying Raven Press

The dead do not dream. A week before Christmas, John and Laura Ray storm into Myron's office, desperate to find their missing daughter. Money? They don't have any. Clues? They have few. Plagued by mounting bills and a skull-crushing migraine, Portland's only ghost detective wants nothing more than to show
The Girl and the Ghost
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Hanna Alkaf
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-04 - Publisher: HarperCollins

A Malaysian folk tale comes to life in this emotionally layered, chilling middle grade debut, perfect for fans of The Book of Boy and The Jumbies. I am a dark spirit, the ghost announced grandly. I am your inheritance, your grandmother’s legacy. I am yours to command. Suraya is delighted
For Gods, Ghosts and Ancestors
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Janet Lee Scott
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-05-01 - Publisher: Hong Kong University Press

Offerings of various kinds – food, incense, paper money and figures – have been central to Chinese culture for millennia, and as a public, visual display of spiritual belief, they are still evident today in China and in Chinatowns around the world. Using Hong Kong as a case study, Janet
A Biographical Dictionary of Silent Film Western Actors and Actresses
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: George A. Katchmer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-20 - Publisher: McFarland

Long before sound became an essential part of motion pictures, Westerns were an established genre. The men and women who brought to life cowboys, cowgirls, villains, sidekicks, distressed damsels and outraged townspeople often continued with their film careers, finding success and fame well into the sound era--always knowing that it
The Girl and the Ghost
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Ebony McKenna
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-28 - Publisher:

Publicity-shy teenager Morgan Parker would love a day free from scandal, but her tabloid-fodder family can't help making idiots of themselves in public. So when a confused - and a little bit gorgeous - ghost by the name of George Sebastian Wallace shows up in her room, Morgan welcomes the