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Author Hilton, Nette, author

Title A ghost of a chance / Nette Hilton ; illustrated by Chantal Stewart
Published Ringwood, Vic. : Puffin Books, [1998]
Ringwood, Victoria : Puffin Books, 1998


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB SPCBC  819 Hilton Net/Goa  LIB USE ONLY
Description 95 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Series Kerry White collection of Australian children's books. ANL
Summary Ten-year-old Anne-Marie has to leave her cherished pet dog, Maudie, behind in Australia when her family relocates to England for a year, and her loneliness is not alleviated until she encounters a ghost dog and provides help to a girl who lived a long time ago
Analysis Australian
Notes Children's Book Council of Australia Award
Audience Primary and lower secondary school students
Notes Children's Book of the Year Award: Younger Readers, 1999 honour book
Subject Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Ghost stories.
Loneliness -- Juvenile fiction.
Moving, Household -- Juvenile fiction.
Moving, Household -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction.
Premier's Reading Challenge -- Year 7 - Year 9
Young adult fiction.
England -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Ghost stories.
Author Stewart, Chantal, illustrator
LC no. abn98068911
ISBN 0140387951