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Charlie and the grandmothers

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A visit to Grandmother's house has never been so frightening. . . . Charlie and Georgie Oughtt have been sent to visit their Grandmother Pearl, and this troubles Charlie for three reasons. The first is that he's an exceptionally nervous twelve-year-old boy, and he worries about everything. The second is that the other children in his neighborhood who pay visits to their grandmothers never seem to return. And the third is that Charlie and Georgie don't have any grandmothers.   Upon their arrival, all of Charlie's concerns are confirmed, as "Grandmother Pearl" quickly reveals herself to be something much more gruesome than even Charlie's most outlandish fears could have predicted. He and Georgie are thrust into a creepy underworld created from stolen nightmares, where monsters disguised as grandmothers serve an ancient, evil queen by holding children captive as they slowly sap each one of their memories and dreams.   But something is different about Charlie. His worrisome nature, so often a burden, proves an asset in this frightening world. Will he be able to harness this newfound power to defeat the queen and save his sister?
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9780375968594
9780375899324
9780375868603
Reading Level:
MG
Level 5.5, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
790L
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Grouping Title charlie and the grandmothers
Grouping Author towell katy
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-18 22:57:00PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-19 00:02:06AM

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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Fear -- Juvenile Fiction, Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction, Horror tales, Juvenile, Paranormal fiction, Juvenile
title_display Charlie and the grandmothers
title_full Charlie and the Grandmothers, Charlie and the grandmothers / Katy Towell
title_short Charlie and the grandmothers
title_sub
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Fear, Grandmothers, Horror, Horror tales, Juvenile, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Paranormal fiction, Juvenile