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Spinetinglers : ghoulish ghost stories

Author: Robert Westall
Publisher: Boston : Kingfisher, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of twenty-two scary stories by such authors as Ray Bradbury, Charles Dickens, Saki, and Philippa Pearce.
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Genre/Form: Ghost stories
Short stories
Horror fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Westall
ISBN: 9780753461402 0753461404
OCLC Number: 155132731
Description: 264 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The knock at the manor gate / Franz Kafka --
Yesterday's witch / Gahan Wilson --
A legion marching by / John Hynam --
The lawyer and the ghost / Charles Dickens --
The ghost who was afraid of being bagged / Anonymous (India) --
School for ghosts / adapted by Vida Derry --
The little yellow dog / Mary Williams --
The piper at the gates of dawn / Kenneth Grahame (from The wind in the willows) --
The lilies / Alison Prince --
The emissary / Ray Bradbury --
John Pettigrew's mirror / Ruth Manning-Sanders --
Sredni Vashtar / Saki (H.H. Munro) --
Miss Mountain / Philippa Pearce --
Was it a dream? / Guy de Maupassant --
A pair of hands / Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch --
The boys' toilets / Robert Westall --
Left in the dark / John Gordon --
The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs --
Lost hearts / M.R. James --
Thurnley Abbey / Perceval Landon --
Not at home / Jean Richardson --
The shepherd's dog / Joyce Marsh.
Other Titles: Ghoulish ghost stories
Responsibility: compiled by Robert Westall.

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An illustrated collection of twenty-two scary stories by such authors as Ray Bradbury, Charles Dickens, Saki, and Philippa Pearce.

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