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Thirteen Chairs

Author: Dave Shelton 
Illustrator: Dave Shelton
Publisher: David Fickling Books
ISBN: 9781910200445

About the book

When a boy finds himself drawn into an empty house one cold night, he enters a room in which twelve unusual-looking people sit around a table. And a thirteenth chair is pulled out for him. One by one, each of those assembled tell their own ghost story: tales of doom and death; of ghostly creatures and malevolent spirits; of revenge and reward. It is only at the end of the night that the boy starts to understand what story he must tell... A spine-tingling collection of 13 ghost stories. 

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