Preteen Girl and Ghost Dog Story. Caro, 13. Fluffers, Ghost Dog.
And Weird Geela Gribbs. All in Caro's Quest .
Ghost Stories for Kids. Preteen Stories. Stories about Friendship.
Gribbs is weird. She sees a ghost dog, invisible even to 13-year-old Caro.
Then a schoolmate is hurt. Who did it? What is real?
Caro's Quest: preteen girl and ghost dog story.
Mystery, friendship and a search.
Caro's Quest - a preteen girl and ghost dog story
Just what is this preteen girl
and ghost dog story about?
This preteen girl and ghost dog story is about a preteenage girl - Caro
whose two closest friends have just decided not to talk to her.
This preteenage girl and ghost dog story is also about Geela Gribbs,
the grownup who comes to stay in the little cottage beside Caro's home.
Most, this preteenage girl and ghost dog story is about a ghost dog.
it's hard for Caro to think of Fluffers as a ghost.
She thinks of Fluffers as invisible - because that's what Fluffers is,
to her anyway.
And as Caro finds out, Fluffers is dead. That would make Fluffers a ghost.
But no one ever talks of Fluffers as a ghost. Somehow that word does not
So this preteen girl and ghost dog story is about a dog that is a ghost
but that no one talks about as a ghost dog.
is more to this preteen girl and ghost dog story.
Caro is asking herself questions about what is real.
She stopped believing in the tooth fairy long ago.
But what about Fluffers? Is Fluffers real?
How can one tell - especially if someone else sees Fluffers, but Caro
this preteen girl and ghost dog story, Caro wonders a lot.
Like, is Geela nuts?
And what about flaky Fran who reads palms and is always acting as if she
talks to spirits
the way other people talk on the phone.
so many people asking questions, in this preteen girl and ghost dog story,
Caro can't get answers that make sense to her from anyone.
The grownups around her have such definite - and totally different - opinions.
You wouldn't believe they were living on the same planet, from the way
God plans everything out. There is no god.
Spirits float around everywhere. All this stuff about ghosts and spirits
Caro imagines someone washing a hog, a great big smelly pig.
In her mind's eye, the hog snorts.
doesn't give Caro any answers.
this preteen girl and ghost dog story, Caro Carolina looks for answers
over and over.
She wishes everything was simple, the way it used to be when she was sure
the tooth fairy was real.
But it isn't.
then Fluffers comes to her in the night, leads her to a deserted stretch
and disappears at the edge of a ditch. In the ditch, Caro finds Jake,
A car hit him hard.. The driver didn't stop.
did Fluffers know? How could Fluffers reach her?
how can Doug see Fluffers - Doug the quiet kid Caro Carolina has never
but who has been in her school since the first grade.
That's something else this preteen girl and ghost dog story is about.
Friendship - figuring out who can be a friend.
And for Caro, this is the first time she's been friends with a boy.
So this preteen girl and ghost dog story is also a girl boy story.
is a friend? How do we get the help we need?
What is real? Most of us keep asking those questions.
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