One of School Library Journal's Best Picture Books of 2011One of Horn Book's Best Picture Books of 2011 Ghost dogs and skeletons in a tall tale with a tender heart from the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of My Friend Rabbit . Gus doesn't feel like doing much after his dog Ella dies. He doesn't really even feel like dressing up for Halloween. But when Gus runs into a bunch of rowdy skeletons, it's Ella - his very own Bone dog - who comes to his aid, and together they put those skeletons in their place. A book about friendship, loss, and a delightfully spooky Halloween.
A little boy is unexpectedly rescued from some graveyard skeletons.