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Scary stories

Author: Barry Moser
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of twenty very scary stories by timeless authors.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Horror stories
Short stories
Horror fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Moser
ISBN: 9780811854146 0811854140
OCLC Number: 61757906
Description: 184 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Kittens / Dean Koontz --
The Magic Shop / H.G. Wells --
Miriam / Truman Capote --
The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe --
Genesis and catastrophe / Roald Dahl --
The squaw / Bram Stoker --
Here there be tygers / Stephen King --
"Man overboard" / Winston Churchill --
The lottery / Shirley Jackson --
The bus-conductor / E.F. Benson --
Thanksgiving / Joyce Carol Oates --
from The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving --
The terrible old man / H.P. Lovecraft --
John Charrington's wedding / E. Nesbit --
The furnished room / O. Henry --
The man upstairs / Ray Bradbury --
The music on the hill / Saki --
The boarded window / Ambrose Bierce --
Fingers on the back of the neck / Margaret Mahy --
The cremation of Sam McGee / Robert Service.
Responsibility: illustrated by Barry Moser ; introduction by Peter Glassman.
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Featuring classics by Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry, Bram Stoker, Washington Irving, and others, this anthology is illustrated with 20 unforgettable engravings by celebrated artist Barry Moser.  Read more...

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