Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Billy Bones: Tales from the Secrets Closet

Billy Bones: Tales from the Secrets Closet by Christopher Lincoln, Avi Ofer, illustrations by Avi Ofer
Deep within High Manners Manor, Billy and his skeleton parents live in the Secrets Closet, where they're in charge of filing all the secrets and lies of the unscrupulous Biglum family. Then Billy meets Millicent, Sir Biglum's niece who has been recently orphaned. Together, Billy and Millicent encounter ghosts and other uncanny creatures as they explore each other's worlds and uncover the biggest secret of all.

1 comment:

Denise Daley said...

...This story is original and suspenseful, and the creepy characters are surprisingly warm and endearing, proving that humans can sometimes be scarier than monsters.