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On a table beside the chair was a beautiful silver candlestick with carved figures
in the base. It held a most unusual candle, shaped like a woman with long
flowing hair. She held a tiny lamb. "Look at that!" Jo-Beth wanted to go over and
run her ...
She opened a door and held the candlestick high. "I found the bathroom." "Never
mind the bathroom. Here's her bedroom. Help me pull the spread off the bed, Jo-
Beth. We better take the blankets, too." The girls went back along the hallway, ...
She wished there was some place they could hide until daylight came. "The
basement door!" Miss Finton exclaimed. "It must have blown open somehow."
She took the candlestick away from Jo-Beth. "You girls can stay here, or come
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing
Rather implausible, but still fun and satisfying. Better for ages 8-10, or younger if you're reading it to them. Too bad the girls don't actually wind up spending that much time among all the books ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - NicoleSch - LibraryThing
The dialogue is somewhat stilted, and the girls aren't very interesting (except for their names, why would an author call two characters Mary Rose and Jo-Beth.) though the story was interesting. "Kids don't faint, only grown-ups faint." Tell that to my eight-year-old fainting self. Read full review
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