cover image The Shadow Guests

The Shadow Guests

Joan Aiken, Author Yearling Books $2.95 (0p) ISBN 978-0-440-48226-0

When his father sends him to England to live with a cousin, Cosmo faces the usual problems of being a new kid in school. Then ghosts of long-dead boys come to haunt him, and Cosmo learns the tragic secret affecting his family. PW found that this book ""conveys the magic of Aiken's stylish writing and vigorous invention.'' (10-up)