Ghosts? A mysterious plant? Something even more sinister? This spooky mystery (inspired by a real kid's idea) doubles as a creative writing guide for young writers!
Eliza loves hunting ghosts — too bad she's spending the summer helping her scientist mother study weird plants instead. But when a mysterious plant goes missing, things go from strange to downright spooky. Eliza is convinced something — or someone — is haunting the plant shop. Is she digging into dangerous ground?
The Story Pirates books combine fast-paced, fun stories with real-life lessons on the craft of writing and storytelling! In this volume, kids will find suggestions on how to plot a mystery story, including how to choose their clues, add atmosphere, and build suspense. This volume is the perfect choice for budding mystery writers!