On Halloween night, eight trick-or-treaters gather at the haunted house by the edge of town, ready for adventure. But when Something whisks their friend Pip away, only one man, the sinister Carapace Clavicle Moundshroud, can help the boys find him.
August 13, 1972
Lexile: 800L | Fountas/Pinnell: Z
Ray Bradbury is America's foremost writer of science fiction and fantasy. Among his most popular adult books are Fahrenheit 451, The MartianChronicles, The Illustrated Man, Dandelion Wine,
and Death Is a Lonely Business
. In addition, he has written several books for children, including Switch on the Night.
He lives in Los Angeles, California.
"If you want to know what Halloween is, or if you simply want an eerie adventure, take this mystery-history trip. You couldn't have a better guide than Ray Bradbury."--Boston Globe