Anancy and the Haunted House

By Carol-Ann Hoyte

A review of Anancy And The Haunted House by Richardo Keens-douglas

Published on October 1, 2002

Anancy And The Haunted House
Richardo Keens-douglas

Annick Press
$19.95
1-55037-737-X

The little spiders tell Anancy, the trickster spider, of the scary things at the haunted house. Anancy, dismissing them, visits the house anyway. He gets tricked, and it’s the little spiders who rescue him. With his bold and colourful illustrations, Jorisch succeeds in capturing Anancy’s many emotions. mRb

Carol-Ann Hoyte is the Quebec English-language regional coordinator for TD Canadian Children's Book Week and organizer of monthly mixers for Montreal anglophone children's book authors and illustrators.

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