Publisher description for Fergus and the Night-Demon : an Irish ghost story / by Jim Murphy ; illustrated by John Manders.

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Acclaimed nonfiction author Jim Murphy now turns his hand to spinning yarns. Fergus O"Mara, a resourceful Irish lad, is especially clever at avoiding work. On his way to an evening of fun, he encounters the dreaded Night-Demon. Fergus keeps on walking, but this demon means business, and our hero will have to work hard to get himself out of a "grave" situation.

With haunting humor and high spirits, Jim Murphy and John Manders have created a suspenseful tale that"s scary enough for a Halloween read-aloud and funny enough to be enjoyed at any time. Author"s note.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Laziness -- Fiction.
Conduct of life -- Fiction.
Demonology -- Fiction.
Ireland -- Fiction.