cover image Stonewords: A Ghost Story

Stonewords: A Ghost Story

Pam Conrad. HarperCollins, $5.99 (144pp) ISBN 978-0-06-440354-2

Zoe's playmate is a visitor from another century. PW praised the ``surprisingly comforting tale of nurturing and forgiveness told in a direct, graceful style. This is a warmly poetic, atmospheric story shot through with bursts of fear, desperation and very real suspense.'' Ages 10-up. (Sept.)