Annotations for Wait Till Helen Comes : A Ghost Story


Baker & Taylor
Molly and Michael dislike their spooky new stepsister Heather but realize that they must try to save her when she seems ready to follow a ghost child to her doom.

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Baker & Taylor
Unhappy about moving into a converted church in the country with her mother and new stepfather, Molly must put aside her dislike of her little stepsister, Heather, when the child is possessed by a malevolent ghost

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Houghton
Since its publication in 1986, the deliciously frightening novel Wait Till Helen Comes: A Ghost Story has not only haunted countless readers, it has also won 11 state book awards. The spine-chilling tale begins when 12-year-old Molly and her 10-year-old brother Michael learn they'll be moving to a refurbished old church in rural Maryland with their mother's new husband Dave and their younger stepsister Heather. Heather is an insufferable brat, but that turns out to be the least of the family's worries. When she strikes up a friendship with Helen, the malevolent ghost of a seven-year-old girl who died in a mysterious fire more than 100 years ago, things really heat up… and Heather's unsettling threat "Wait till Helen comes" becomes a grim reality.


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Houghton
Molly and Michael aren't very happy about moving with their mother and her new husband into a converted church--and they particularly dislike their stepsister, Heather.


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Houghton
Since its publication in 1986, the deliciously frightening novel Wait Till Helen Comes: A Ghost Story has not only haunted countless readers, but has also won eleven state book awards. The spine-chilling tale begins when twelve-year-old Molly and her ten-year-old brother, Michael, learn that they'll be moving to a refurbished old church in rural Maryland with their mother's new husband, Dave, and their younger stepsister, Heather. Heather is an insufferable brat, but that turns out to be the least of the family's worries. When she strikes up a friendship with Helen, the malevolent ghost of a seven-year-old girl who died in a mysterious fire more than a hundred years ago, things really heat up . . . and Heather's unsettling threat, "Wait till Helen comes," becomes a grim reality.


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