The Beasts of Clawstone Castle

What would you do if you saw a ghost? If you’d scream, you’re in the wrong place. Madlyn and Rollo are on the lookout for some really scary ghosts to help them save their new home. Clawstone Castle needs urgent repairs. But Madlyn and Rollo have a really cool fundraising idea: they’ll turn the tumbledown castle into a genuine haunted house. Soon they put together a crack team of phantoms, including a one-eyed skeleton and Brenda the Bloodstained Bride. Soon the visitors are rolling in. Trouble is, a sinister scientist might just ruin their whole plan…

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  • Eva Ibbotson makes ghosts sound nice! Nice ghosts? Yes! * * * * *

    4 March 2012

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    This book is amazing!! When the owners of Clawstone Castle first find out that Rollo and Madlyn are coming to stay, they aren’t pleased but by the end of the childrens stay, they want them to come back.

    12 November 2011

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    Eva Ibbotson

    Eva Ibbotson is the award-winning author of many books including Journey to the River Sea.

    Awards

    Eva has twice been awarded the Smarties Book Prize, for Journey to the River Sea and The Star of Kazan, and was awarded the Independent Bookseller’s Book Prize for One Dog and His Boy in 2012.

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