IN 1938, A GIRL named Lillian knows that the most beautiful pine tree in the forest is the one thing that will make her Christmas special. In 2008, Kaye’s family’s car slides off the road in a Christmas Eve blizzard and they have to seek out shelter in the snowy woods. Seventy years separate them, but Lillian and Kaye’s paths are ready to cross when Kaye looks out the car window and spots a ghostly face glowing brightly through the falling snow. . . .Newbery Honor–winning author Marion Dane Bauer spins a third spooky tale to complement her previous stories, The Blue Ghost and The Red Ghost.
About the Author
Marion Dane Bauer is the author of more than 40 books for children, including the Newbery Honor Book On My Honor and Rain of Fire, which won a Jane Adams Peace Association Award. She has also won the Kerlan Award for the body of her work. The companion to The Red Ghost and The Green Ghost, The Blue Ghost was named to the Texas Bluebonnet Master List. She lives in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.
Peter Ferguson also illustrated The Red Ghost. He is currently living in Argentina.