The Night Gardener follows two abandoned Irish siblings who travel to work as servants at a creepy, crumbling English manor house. But the house and its family are not quite what they seem. Soon the children are confronted by a mysterious spectre and an ancient curse that threatens their very lives. With Auxiers exquisite command of language, The Night Gardener is a mesmerizing read and a classic in the making.
Children's Choice, Rebecca Caudill Award, Young Hoosier Award, Read for Nēnē, Rhode Island Children's Award, Volunteer State Award, William Allen White Children's Award, Colorado Children’s Award, Rhode Island Teen Award, Grand Canyon Reader Award