Book review: Ghost Town, by Richard W. Jennings

Richard W. Jennings. Ghost Town. Houghton Mifflin, 2009. $16.00. ISBN 978-0-547-19471-4. 165 p. Gr. 6 – 10. P6Q7

jennings-ghost-townSpencer, one of the last residents of Paisley, Kansas, and his imaginary friend Chief Leopard Frog achieve a level of notoriety when Spence’s photos of the boarded up town yield surprising images.  As Spencer deals with the death of his father, he and his pretend companion explore and photograph the old neighborhood.

Review by student: M. K.

 

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