Book Reviews of The Boggart

The Boggart
The Boggart
Author: Susan Cooper
ISBN-13: 9780590482103
ISBN-10: 0590482106
Publication Date: 1994
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

3.9 stars, based on 9 ratings
Publisher: Scholastic
Book Type: Paperback
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Great kid's fantasy read by the Newbery Medal winning author of the Dark is Rising series.
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I reread this one quite a few times around the years of 5th through 7th grade.
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We read both The Boggart and The Boggart and the Monster and all four of my children enjoyed listening to both books. They were funny, suspenseful and typical Susan Cooper, a great story teller.
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Another pleasant read from Susan Cooper. This is definitely a YA book, but it will keep the interest of adult readers, too. I have never heard of a boggart before, so I enjoyed learning a bit of Scottish lore in this fictional account of a spirit encountering modern life in Canada.
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When Emily and Jess Volnik's family inherits a remote, crumbling Socttish castle, they also inherit the Boggart - an invisible, mischievous spirit who's been playing tricks on residents of Castle Keep for generations. Then the Boggart is trapped in a rolltop desk and inadvertently shipped to the Volnik's home in Toronto, where nothing will ever be the same - for the Volniks or the Boggart.
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I have not read this book because it is not age appropriate for my daughter :)