The Pickle King / Rebecca Promitzer.
Author: Promitzer, Rebecca.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Publisher: New York : Chicken House/Scholastic, 2010.
Description: 404 p. ; 22 cm.
Subject: Ghost stories.
Supernatural Juvenile fiction.
Crime Juvenile fiction.
Rain and rainfall Juvenile fiction.
Rain and rainfall Fiction.
Mystery and detective stories.
Summary: During an endlessly rainy summer in the town of Elbow, twelve-year-old Bea and her misfit friends solve an unlikely mystery involving an unidentified dead man who's missing an eye, an evil surgeon, a ring shaped like an old castle, a bag of smelly intestines, and a helpful ghost.