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33% Pulp

Jan 8, 2019

In our episode:

Courtney from Spoop Hour recaps the second third of Richard Peck's Ghosts I Have Been, where Blossom and Alexander play hooky, Alexander gets up to his nips in trouble, and Miss Spaulding cancels recess.


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Goodreads Summary:

Blossom Culp is the outspoken outcast of Bluff City, always getting into trouble. No one wants to cross her, especially now that she's revealed that she can see the Unseen. Then Blossom herself is stunned, because her lie turns out to be truth. She actually does have second sight...and she is "on board" the sinking Titanic.


Some relevant characters:

Blossom Culp - Poor tomboy. Lives by her wits on the wrong side of the tracks.

Alexander Armsworth - Comes from a wealthy family. Blossom's frenemy. Sees dead people.

Lowell Seaforth - Newspaper reporter. Courting Alexander's sister Lucille.

Les Dawson - Leader of the bullies. Budding sociopath.

Leti Shambaugh - Comes from money. Bougie af. Know-it-all snob. President of the Sunny Thoughts and Busy Fingers Sisterhood.

Miss Spaulding - School Principle and geography teacher. Nice lady.

Mrs. Shambaugh - Leti's mother.

The Sunny Thoughts and Busy Figers Sisterhood - Blossom's classmates/Leti's minions.

Miss Dabney - Wealthy and eccentric spinster. Anglophile.

Minerva - Miss Dabney's old servant.

Julian - Mysterious ghost boy.

The Poindexters - The Hottie and the Walrus. Terrible Parents.


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Episode Editor: Daniel

Sound effects:

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