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Item - Ghost Hunter

(Original cover, Troll edition)
(Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
(Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
(Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
(Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
(Revised cover)

Combined Summary

Series: Choose Your Own Adventure (1979-1998) — no. 52
Translated Into: Ca├žador de fantasmes (Catalan)
Cazador de fantasmas (Spanish)
Cazador de fantasmas (Spanish)
Pemburu hantu (Malay)
Sp├Şgelsesdetektiven (Danish)
Author: Packard, Edward
Illustrators: Schmidt, William (Bill) (original cover)
Mattingly, David B. (reissue cover)
Enik, Ted (interior)
Date: January, 1986 (Original cover, Troll edition)
ISBNs: 0553166158 / 9780553166156 (Original cover, Troll edition)
0553166514 / 9780553166514 (Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
055325488X / 9780553254884 (Original cover, book fair edition, second printing)
0553269836 / 9780553269833 (Revised cover)
Length: 117 pages
Number of Endings: 20
User Summary: You are the private investigator who solved the Harlowe Thrombey murder case, but you're growing bored with your profession. It's time for something new: ghost hunting!
Demian's Thoughts:

This direct sequel to Who Killed Harlowe Thrombey? isn't quite as good as its predecessor in terms of goal-oriented gameplay, but it's still a slightly better-than-average entry in the series. The writing is decent, the story is adequate (though unexceptional), and most paths through the book manage to be quite lengthy without being slow-moving.

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Known Editions

Original cover, book fair edition, second printing
Original cover, Troll edition
Revised cover

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