The Ghostly Carousel
Delightfully Frightful Poems
A zombie family reunion, a “Jekyll lantern,” a giggling undertaker, a telekinetic warlock . . . are you scared yet? Sure to induce shrieks and giggles in equal measure, Calef Brown’s poems present a wonderfully creepy cast of characters. Richly detailed paintings add to the frightful fun!
|Interest Level||Grade 1 - Grade 4|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Fiction, Picture Books|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Number of Pages||32|
The Horn Book Magazine
“[A]n imaginative exercise perfect for the Halloween season.”—The Horn Book Magazine
“[W]ickedly humorous and gently eerie.”—Publishers Weekly
School Library Journal
“A highly recommended purchase for Brown fans and those who relish poems that go bump in the night.”—School Library Journal
“Employing clever puns and unexpected end rhyme, Brown creates as engaging an aural experience as a visual one. . . . [E]mboldens young readers to find fun in things that go bump in the night.”—Kirkus Reviews
Author, Illustrator: Calef Brown
Calef Brown is the author and illustrator of many celebrated books including Polkabats and Octopus Slacks, Dutch Sneakers and Fleakeepers, Tippintown, Hallowillloween, We Go Together!, Boy Wonders, Hypnotize a Tiger, and Flamingos on the Roof, a New York Times bestseller.