Mr Corbett's Ghost

Leon Garfield

About the book

Mr Corbett is a cruel employer and his young apprentice Benjamin can't help but wish he were dead. So when a strange old man offers to make this wish come true, Benjamin finds it impossible to refuse. Sure enough, Mr Corbett meets an untimely death, but the tables turn on the terrified apprentice who finds himself cursed with the ghost of the man he hated most in the world . . .

A brilliant collection of three short stories from a master story-teller, who will keep you turning the pages until the very end.

Mr Corbett's Ghost - Jacket

Stacks featuring this book

We couldn't find any relating Stacks.

More details

Publication Date
Red Fox Classics
Book Type
Paperback / softback

Also see...

corbett, ghost, apprentice, benjamin, man, finds, cruel, employer, young, dead, strange, offers, make, true, impossible, refuse, meets, untimely, death, tables, turn, terrified, cursed, hated, world, brilliant, collection, short, stories, master, story-teller, turning, pages, end

Shakespeare Stories - Jacket
Shakespeare Stories II - Jacket
The Confidence Man - Jacket
The Ghost Downstairs - Jacket
The Strange Affair of Adelaide Harris - Jacket
The Day Fin Flooded the World - Jacket
Seven Strange And Ghostly Tales - Jacket
Our Wonderful World Activity Book - Jacket
My Brother's Ghost - Jacket
Dead End in Norvelt - Jacket

Books you like in this stack

You've not yet liked any books from this stack