What do you do when you inherit a mansion that already has
residents? And what if those residents happen to be ghosts?
This DJ Benson
Adventure has the inquisitive 11-year-old DJ and his family
inheriting a mansion in Sydney, Australia, courtesy of their
mysterious Uncle Clive. But, moving from the countryside to the
big city is proving to be difficult for the Bensons, especially
since the ghosts in their new home don’t want them there.
In The Markwell Manor Mystery, Uncle
Clive’s historic mansion is haunted, and the spirits are not
anxious for company! The manor was named after Thelonious
Markwell, a 19th-century sea captain. The ghosts receive
unwanted help to scare off the new owners from Uncle Clive’s
former caretaker, who has reasons for wanting the house all for
So what really happened to Uncle Clive? Is
the house really haunted? And who—or what—is behind the
plot to keep DJ and his family away from the mansion? Chilling
and thrilling, young readers will get goose bumps in this
imaginative page-turning mystery!