By N. E. Bode
"Potter–style magic meets Snicket–y irreverence." – humans journal Fern discovers that she used to be swapped at beginning and leaves her tragically boring mom and dad for an unforgettable experience together with her real father, the Bone. simply who're the Anybodies? you will have to learn to determine! Narrated by means of the hilariously intrusive N. E. Bode, The Anybodies is a paranormal experience for readers of every age.
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Drudger said to Howard. “Surely. Pick them up! ” And they both looked at Howard with such love and affection that Fern thought poor Howard would melt. 36 4 THE PHOTOGRAPH HOWARD AND FERN WERE SENT TO FERN ’ S BED room so the adults could discuss the situation. Fern glanced over her shoulder as she climbed the stairs: Mary Curtain was still wearing her brightly flowered rain cap, still dripping. Wringing her pudgy hands, she looked anxious, but the Bone was calm. He smiled at Fern and gave her a wink that seemed to mean everything was going to be all right.
He tapped his head. ” He smiled, chewing his gum. Fern agreed with the Bone. Jail, yes, she felt she’d been in jail, too, here at the Drudgers’, trying to be Drudger-like, but her creative mind had roamed on freely. Whether he was her father or not, she liked him. At this, the Beiges got ready to leave. Mr. Beige said to Mr. Drudger, “What kind of a 35 THE ANYBODIES place are you running here? ” Mr. Drudger blanched and sputtered. “Y-y-you know I don’t care for this kind of thing! I don’t even go to the theater!
And as if her high fluttery voice 55 THE ANYBODIES were attached to the wig, it dropped, too. Mary Curtain was suddenly not Mary Curtain, but a man with closecropped hair. “It went perfect. I was crying at the end because it was all so perfect. ” Fern swiveled around to get a view of her house on Tamed Hedge Road disappearing in the back window. The white house with cream shutters looked like every other house in the row, and now there were more rows of white houses with cream shutters. Fern felt dizzy.