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11 edition of The hungry ghosts found in the catalog.

The hungry ghosts

by Julius Lester

  • 167 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Dial Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghosts -- Fiction,
  • Night -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A resourceful young boy tries to help three hungry ghosts find something to eat.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJulius Lester ; illustrated by Geraldo Valerio.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsValério, Geraldo, 1970- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.L5629 Hu 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16725515M
    ISBN 109780803725133
    LC Control Number2008008695
    OCLC/WorldCa215171196

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