The Bones of Fred McFee (Paperback)

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By Eve Bunting, Kurt Cyrus (Illustrator)
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Description


In this rhythmic story, an unsuspecting brother and sister bring a toy skeleton home from the harvest fair. They name it Fred McFee and hang it from a sycamore tree. Soon, eerie things begin to happen. And then on Halloween night, Fred vanishes!

About the Author


Eve Bunting has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere. She lives in Southern California.



Kurt Cyrus has hammered out such books as Billions of Bricks, Tadpole Rex, and Oddhopper Opera: A Bug’s Garden of Verses. He has also illustrated books by authors such as Eve Bunting (The Bones of Fred McFee), Lisa Wheeler (Mammoths on the Move), and M.T. Anderson (Whales on Stilts). Kurt lives in a small town in Oregon. Visit him online at www.kurtcyrus.com.

Praise For…


"Though this book is set near Halloween, children who enjoy a good shiver will want to read or hear it year-round."--School Library Journal
Product Details
ISBN: 9780152054236
ISBN-10: 0152054235
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 2005
Pages: 32
Language: English