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Ghost writing : haunted tales by contemporary writers

Author: Roger Weingarten
Publisher: Montpelier, Vt. : Invisible Cities Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: Ghost stories are irresistible to everyone, including many of today's greatest writers. This collection of haunting tales serves up chills and thrills with the intelligence and emotional resonance that only comes from great writing. Whether it's John Updike writing about a shadowy Indian in a coastal New England town or T. Coraghessan Boyle's tale of a vengeful statue of the Virgin Mary, this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ghost stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ghost writing.
Montpelier, Vt. : Invisible Cities Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)657166055
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Weingarten
ISBN: 096796833X 9780967968339
OCLC Number: 48450549
Description: xi, 316 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Party over there / Jennifer Rachel Baumer --
Miracle at Ballinspittle / T Coraghessan Boyle --
Visitation / Robert Coover --
Run ragged / Laurence Davies --
Floggings / Kathryn Davis --
Le mooz / Louise Erdich --
Piece of the true cross / Douglas Glover --
Troll story: lesson in what matters, no 1 / Nicola Griffith --
Order / Shelby Hearon --
Day ghost / David Huddle --
Train, the lake, the bridge / Bret Lott --
Doors / Pamela Painter --
Achilles' grave / Ben Pastor --
Come fly with me / Timothy Schmand --
Insomnia / Curtis Smith --
Hunger, an introduction / Peter Straub --
Indian / John Updike --
Jimi Hendrix Experience / Guy Vanderhaeghe --
Aura, cry, fall, and fit / Roger Weingarten --
Hyannis boat / W D Wetherell --
Way he knew it / Rick Zind --
Contributors' notes --
Credits.
Responsibility: edited by Roger Weingarten.

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From the Publisher: Ghost stories are irresistible to everyone, including many of today's greatest writers. This collection of haunting tales serves up chills and thrills with the intelligence and emotional resonance that only comes from great writing. Whether it's John Updike writing about a shadowy Indian in a coastal New England town or T. Coraghessan Boyle's tale of a vengeful statue of the Virgin Mary, this collection shows how delicious it can be to curl up with master storytellers and the things that go bump in the night.

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