The Ghost Tower
by Gillian Cross
illustrated by Sarah Horne
Reading Age: 8 Interest Age: 8-12
The spooky Ghost Tower on the hill has loomed over the town for as long as anyone can remember. Now boarded up and dangerous, it’s due to be knocked down. But when Ryan and his friend Dot make a sneaky last visit to the tower on Halloween, they discover that it’s been hiding a fascinating secret. Can they find a way to save the tower before it’s too late?
Information for Adults: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 8. It features a removable ‘super-readable’ sticker.
AR Level – 3.5
Read the first chapter of The Ghost Tower below: