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The Bone House Gang by Nick Gifford

The Bone House Gang
The Bone House Gang

There's no such thing as ghosts. Everyone knows that.

Twelve-year-old Jools Bone lives in a run-down mansion, surrounded by a large collection of treasures gathered by his family of explorers and adventurers. When a TV crew arrives to film a new hands-on history series, Digging for Dead People, family friends the De Veres come to help, along with their three children, Ned, Helen and Billy.

As filming starts with the search for an ancient burial mound in the forest surrounding the Bones' family home, the gang learn of the ancient legends surrounding the tomb of the lost prince, including tales of hauntings by the spirit of the prince himself. The children are much too rational to believe the stories: there's no such thing as ghosts, of course. But when one particularly grim legend threatens to come true, the kids are faced with a life and death rush to prevent history repeating itself.

A dark and wickedly funny story by "the king of children's horror" (Sunday Express).

Published: 27 May 2014

Nick Gifford

Nick Gifford is the bestselling author of Piggies, Flesh and Blood, Like Father and Erased, and he has been described by the Sunday Express as 'The king of children's horror'. His work has been optioned for movies and has featured on various bestseller lists, at one time out-ranking JK Rowling's Harry Potter books.

more infinite press books by Nick Gifford:

Tomorrow Piggies Flesh and Blood Like Father Erased The Ragged People: a story of the post-plague years

the infinity plus shuffle:

Warm Words & Otherwise: A Blizzard of Book Reviews Beautiful Intelligence Jurassic and the Great Tree On my way to Samarkand: memoirs of a travelling writer Blue Shifting Faking It: accounts of the General Genetics Corporation Parallax View The Accord Spotted Lily The Angels of Life and Death