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1. Why does the Smalls’ house have secret rooms and hidden passageways? -> Because it was built by an eccentric millionaire
2. Who supposedly haunts the house? -> An abolitionist
3. What did Thomas read that caused trouble with his father? -> A history book written by someone other than his father
4. Who rescues Thomas when he is trapped under the house? -> His mother
5. Where is Thomas excited to go? -> To a new church
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