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KLIATTA fetch is an apparition designed to "fetch" the body of another. Mardy's fetch begins innocently, buying chocolate bars and writing in her diary, but when a mastermind plays Mardy's Reverberant Chord (a harmonious fingerprint), Mardy fades as her fetch takes over. She discovers that Bellevue School is haunted and while it is a place to learn French in three dimensions, it is also Uraniborg Castle, home of the "Mayor" who is trying to enslave Mardy and her brother Alan, whose fetch lies in a coma. It's up to Mardy, Alan, Mardy's best friend Hal, and Rachel Fludd (a skilled witch) to play the Mayor's own Reverberant Chord and find resolution. This is a mildly spooky contemporary fantasy. There are Harry Potter-like elements: interdependent cultures of magical vs. non-magical people and a quest to find the evildoer's true identity. Middle schoolers may identify with the message that the biggest obstacle is fear and enjoy the juxtaposition of the ordinary with the extraordinary. The decidedly British references could challenge students who struggle with comprehension. This is for younger YA readers whose imaginations are tickled by different dimensions and the supernatural, but sophisticated readers may find the story lacking as the pieces are put together in a distorted puzzle. KLIATT Codes: J—Recommended for junior high school students. 2004, Trafalgar Square, 223p., Ages 12 to 15.