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The game is called Beatie Bow and the children play it for the thrill of scaring themselves.  But when Abigail is drawn in, the game is quickly transformed into an extraordinary, sometimes horrifying, adventure as she finds herself transported to a place that is foreign yet strangely familiar . . .

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  • Paperback


    June 28, 2010

    Penguin (AU Adult)

    208 pages

    RRP $12.99

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