Ordinary Ghosts (Paperback)

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Emil Simon feels like a nonentity at his elite prep school. When his older brother runs away, Emil finds a master key to Caramoor Academy. Soon Emil is sneaking into the school at night to explore and falling for a faculty daughter who sneaks in for reasons of her own.


Publisher Scholastic
Mfg Part# 9780439832441
SKU 207379658
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0439832446
Release Date 8/1/2008
"Corrigan's first prose novel shines with language that authentically echoes teen speech patterns and slang...The tone and complex male protagonist will remind readers of Markus Zusack's Printz Honor Book, I AM THE MESSENGER (2005)."
"Corrigan is a superb storyteller, and her Salingeresque tale keenly depicts not only her troubled narrator's emotional struggle but also the emotional components to the physical landscapes he vividly inhabits....:
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Editors Note Although seemingly invisible at school and home, Emil Simon trudges on in the hopes of finding his place in the world, yet when he finds the master key to Caramoor Academy, sneaks in at night, and falls hard for the daughter of a faculty member who is doing the same, things finally begin to change for the better. Reprint.
Editors Note 1 Although seemingly invisible at school and home, Emil Simon trudges on in the hopes of finding his place in the world, until he finds the master key to Caramoor Academy and sneaks in at night, and falls hard for a girl who is doing the same.
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Minimum Age 12
Number of Pages 0328
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