Written and illustrated by Doug TenNapel
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Awards and Honors 2011 ALA Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens; IRA Children's Choices 2011, Advanced Readers; Children's Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Children's Choices - Best Books of 2011, Fantasy, ages 12-14; <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> 2010 Best Children’s Books; <i>VOYA</i> 2009 Best Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror; ALA Top Ten Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adults 2012


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When Garth Hale is accidentally zapped into the ghost world, he discovers that he has special powers there. He also meets the ghost of his grandfather. Together, they must face down the evil ruler of Ghostopolis in order to get Garth back home. Fullcolor digital illustrations.
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