The House of Dies Drear by Virginia Hamilton ~ Paperback
The house held secrets, Thomas knew, even before he first saw it looming gray and massive on its ledge of rock. It had a century-old legend—two fugitive slaves had been killed by bounty hunters after leaving its passageways, and Dies Drear himself, the abolitionist who had made the house into a station on the Underground Railroad, had been murdered there. The ghosts of the three were said to walk its rooms...
Lexile Measure: 670L
©1996, Author: Virginia Hamilton. 279 pages, paperback, 4 x 7 inches.