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Hungry ghosts : a novelization

Author: Ellen Steiber; Chris Carter; Jeff Vlaming
Publisher: New York : Harper Trophy, 1998.
Series: X-files, no. 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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It is Yu Lan Hui in San Francisco's Chinatown, the Festival of the Hungry Ghosts. A time of year when offerings are made to appease the ghosts roaming the earth. Only this time several murders have occurred, and the last victim left behind one message: the Chinese character meaning ghost. Locals fear that perhaps the Hungry Ghosts have not been appeaswed, and are seeking revenge. But shen Special Agents Mulder and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Steiber; Chris Carter; Jeff Vlaming
ISBN: 0064471780 9780064471787
OCLC Number: 38401059
Notes: Based on the episode "Hell Money," by Jeff Vlaming.
Description: 118 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: X-files, no. 9.
Responsibility: by Ellen Steiber ; based on the television series The X-Files created by Chris Carter ; based on the teleplay written by Jeff Vlaming.

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It is Yu Lan Hui in San Francisco's Chinatown, the Festival of the Hungry Ghosts. A time of year when offerings are made to appease the ghosts roaming the earth. Only this time several murders have occurred, and the last victim left behind one message: the Chinese character meaning ghost. Locals fear that perhaps the Hungry Ghosts have not been appeaswed, and are seeking revenge. But shen Special Agents Mulder and Scully are asked to investigate, they stumble upon a deadly lottery run by a secret society of Chinese immigrants. The winner receives a large sum of money, but the cost could mean death.

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