By Mary Downing Hahn
Travis and his sister, Corey, cannot face up to a superb trick. once they examine that their grandmother's quiet Vermont lodge, the place they are spending the summer time, has a background of ghost sightings, they choose to do some "haunting" in their personal. prior to lengthy, their supernatural pranks have travelers flocking to the resort, and enterprise booms. yet Travis and Corey quickly discover that they don't seem to be the one ghosts at Fox Hill hotel. Their inconsiderate video games have woke up whatever harmful, anything that are meant to have stayed asleep. Can those siblings lay to leisure the ghosts they’ve stirred?
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Henry's a bit taciturn," Grandmother said. "But he totes luggage up and down the steps, fixes everything that breaks, and keeps the grounds in shape. " She laughed as if the Brewsters were lovable characters in a sitcom, but I thought it would be annoying to depend on such cranky people. We followed her and Mr. Brewster through the kitchen and into an annex built onto the back of the inn. " At the end of a hallway, Mr. Brewster set our luggage down and walked away without a word. Grandmother opened the doors to two small identical rooms.
Corey usually outran me, but a surge of adrenaline sent me speeding into the inn well ahead of her. I dove into bed just before Grandmother poked her head into my room. " I lay still, eyes tightly closed, breathing deep, regular breaths. She closed my door, and I heard her go to my sister's room. " No answer. I pictured Corey huddled under the covers, made up to look like a ghost from your worst nightmare, and hoped Grandmother wouldn't pull the blankets back. Soon I heard Grandmother return to her bedroom—where she probably lay awake pondering the noisy peacocks down the road.
We'd done it—ghosts had returned to Fox Hill. After a while, I heard Corey tiptoeing down the hall to the bathroom. She was in there a long time, but before she went back to her room, she stopped to see me. "Boy, was that stuff hard to get off. " She touched her cheek and winced. " "You were great," I told her. She bounced on the bed and laughed. " "People for miles around heard you," I told her. " Corey laughed. " "Barns will collapse," I shouted. " "Shh," Corey hushed me. " I clapped my hand over my mouth and tried to stop laughing.
All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn