Join siblings Jack and Annie as they are whisked back in time, sent by Merlin to solve a mystery in this spine-tingling adventure. The siblings find themselves in Camelot era at an empty castle. . . what has happened to the castle and the people who lived there? Merlin tasks the kids to find out, but are they brave enough to step inside and solve the mystery as to why the castle is haunted?
The bestselling, fan-favorite chapter-book series celebrates Halloween with this scarily affordable paperback!
Jack and Annie have traveled all over the world in their magic tree house. But they've never been anywhere like this. In the distance, a haunted castle looms dark against the light of the moon. No candles burn in its windows. No laughter rings through its halls.
What has happened to the castle and the people who lived there? Merlin the magician asks Jack and Annie to find out. But are they brave enough to brush the cobwebs aside and step through the creaking doors? And are they smart enough to solve the mystery of how the castle became haunted?
Find out in a story packed to the margins with magic, history, and adventure!
First published in hardcover in 2003, Jack and Annie's spooky Halloween adventure is finally available in paperback. Andonly in the paperback editionthe book now includes a creepy Halloween recipe, a fun puzzle, and a preview of the next book in the series!
Magic Tree House books are New York Times bestsellers. They are known all around the world as books that inspire reading. Find out why with Haunted Castle on Hallows Eve!
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MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce.
SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.