The mysterious mummer.

Author:Rosser, Claire
Position::Book Review - Young Adult Review - Brief Article
 
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Kids Can Read Press. 192p. c2003. 1-55337-376-6. $16.95. J

Falcone has a background as a private investigator, a teacher, and a screenwriter--how's that for something a little different? This novel is basically a ghost story, and the main character is an appealing 13-year-old named Joey, whose single morn sends him to a little village in Newfoundland to spend Christmas with his aunt. When Joey gets there, he finds his aunt seriously disturbed, mentally ill really, grief-stricken after the death of her...

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