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So it was Mary Rose who spotted the sign in front of a huge old house not far
from the corner: THE FINTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY FOR CHILDREN HOURS 9
TO 5 DAILY Mary Rose pushed her sleeve back so she could see her watch.
It was unsettling. "It's this spooky old house. It's worse than the wax museum! And
I thought that was scary. I wouldn't be afraid to go there now. Not after being here.
" "The very idea!" Miss Finton was insulted. "This happens to 69.
"This happens to be a lovely old house." "Don't mind my sister." Mary Rose was
trying to soothe the librarian's feelings, but Miss Finton's only reply was, "Watch
this last step. It's broken." She held her candle high so the girls could see the step
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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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