The gravedigger, trying to find the key on his keyring to open the cemetery gate, drops the keyring and bends down to pick it up. Across the street, two children on bicycles watch as he glares at them.
Andrew and his kids, Jamie and Paula, have just moved into a house in the middle of a cemetery with their ghoulish friends, a blood-phobic vampire, a vegetarian werewolf, a headless ghost, and an Egyptian mummy. But not even their spooky pals can protect them from the sinister Ebenezer Krim and the gravedigger's ghost who are willing to do whatever it takes to get the Price family to move out of their new home.
About the Creepers Horror Stories series: Strange things are happening in the Creepers series! These high-interest, low-vocabulary middle grade illustrated chapter books are perfect for readers who love a good mix of spooky and silly. Featuring stories with tween protagonists who find themselves in paranormal predicaments, the Creepers series is set to capture the imaginations of young readers with thrilling tales of the strange things that keep us up at night.
No one knows when Edgar was born. Some say he might be a vampire, perhaps born hundreds of years ago. Others say he is ghost. Whatever he is he certainly knows a lot of ghost stories. While no one knows the date of his birth, Edgar was known to be born in Scotland, to an ancient Celtic family where storytelling around the fireplace was a nightly occurrence. Many of these scary stories are retold by Edgar in his Creepers books. He has been publishing his stories since 1997 and is published in five languages on four continents. His books have been in print somewhere in the world for over 20 years and he has a lot more stories to tell!