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Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 4, 5
Page count: 12
Categories: Ghosts, Halloween, Horror


Mary K.

Appeared in

Bruce Coville's Book of Ghosts II

Story Summary

Meech always dreaded raking the leaves of the ill-tempered Mrs. Foss but even Mrs. Foss' death didn't release him with her ghost appearing at his window with a rake. Meech decides to fight back by piling leaves on her grave ... a big mistake.