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Invasion of the road weenies : and other warped and creepy tales

Author: David Lubar
Publisher: New York : Starscape, 2006, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A collection of thirty-five stories featuring such horrors as a monstrous Halloween costume, a midnight visit to a graveyard, and a hearing-impaired genie. Includes author's notes on how he got his ideas for these stories.
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Short stories
Horror fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Lubar
ISBN: 0765353253 9780765353252
OCLC Number: 124066764
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Description: 192 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Last Halloween --
Bed tings --
Dead won't hurt you --
Copies --
Shaping the fog --
Willard's oppositional notebook --
Tiny little piece --
La Brea toy pits --
Mr. Lambini's haunted house --
Numbskull --
Little night fishing --
Precious memories --
Baby talk --
Unseen --
Flyers --
Every autumn --
Goose eggs --
Fresh from the garden --
Covered bridge --
Buzz off --
Just desserts --
Whole nine yards --
Green Man --
Dizzy spells --
Tank --
Anything you want --
Lines --
Wandering Stu --
Tarnation --
Ten pounds of chocolate --
Boy who wouldn't talk --
Invasion of the road weenies --
We interrupt this program --
Smell of death --
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Contains thirty-five tales, ranging from silly and offbeat to flat-out horrifying. As an added bonus, the author answers the question most frequently asked of writers with a behind-the-scenes look at  Read more...

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"Lubar strikes again. Another winning round-up." --Booklist on Invasion of the Road Weenies"Pleasingly short, well-crafted pieces...mixes the comic and the creepy, the merely weird with the truly Read more...

 
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