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Fergus and the Night-Demon an Irish ghost story by Murphy, Jim

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Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Laziness -- Fiction.,
  • Conduct of life -- Fiction.,
  • Demonology -- Fiction.,
  • Laziness -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Demonology -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Ireland -- Fiction.,
  • Ireland -- Juvenile fiction.

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On his way to town to have some fun, a lazy but clever young man faces a terrible demon, who declares that his time has come.

Edition Notes

Statementby Jim Murphy ; illustrated by John Manders.
GenreFiction., Juvenile fiction.
ContributionsManders, John, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.M9535 Fer 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23113228M
ISBN 100618339558
ISBN 109780618339556
LC Control Number2005036539

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Fergus and the Night-Demon by Jim Murphy ISBN ISBN Hardcover; New York: Clarion Books, Septem ; ISBN Jim Murphy is the author of An American Plague, which received the Sibert Medal and a Newbery Honor and was selected as a National Book Award finalist. His Clarion titles include THE BOYS' WAR and other award-winning nonfiction as well as a picture book, FERGUS AND THE NIGHT-DEMON. He lives in Maplewood, New Jersey, with his family. Jim Murphy is the author of An American Plague, which received the Sibert Medal and a Newbery Honor and was selected as a National Book Award finalist. His Clarion titles include THE BOYS' WAR and other award-winning nonfiction as well as a picture book, FERGUS AND THE NIGHT-DEMON. He lives in Maplewood, New Jersey, with his family/5(3). It's fiction (not a folk-tale), about a lazy boy ('Fergus') who goes out for a night's fun. He encounters the Night-Demon on the road, who declares 'Fergus O'Mara, it is your time!', and at first Fergus attributes him to indigestion. The enraged demon goes away, then reappears much larger, again with "Fergus O'Mara, it is your time!"/5.

Fergus and the Night-Demon: An Irish Ghost Story by Jim Murphy and John Manders. 9 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Name Pronunciation with Jim Murphy; Name Pronunciation with John Manders; Grade; ; Genre; Fairy Tales / Folklore. Buy Fergus and the Night-Demon: An Irish Ghost Story by Jim Murphy, John Manders (Illustrator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop now. Fergus and the Night-Demon is an ideal book for both Irish holidays and the Halloween season. The book is filled with lively double-paged illustrations executed in gouache and colored pencil by the talented and accomplished illustrator, John Manders, who has worked on more than two dozen children’s books . Get this from a library! Fergus and the Night-Demon: an Irish ghost story. [Jim Murphy; John Manders] -- On his way to town to have some fun, a lazy but clever young man faces a terrible demon, who declares that his time has come.