skip to content
Tales of terror from the black ship Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tales of terror from the black ship

Author: Chris Priestley; David Roberts
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When Ethan and Cathy fall ill during a storm, their father must leave them to fetch the doctor. . .but they are not alone for long. A sailor comes begging for shelter. So, the children agree to let him sit out the throes of the storm as they listen to his grisly tales. But something about the man puts Ethan on edge, and he is anxious for the storm to blow over, their father to return and the long night to come to an  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Children's stories
Teen fiction
Horror fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Juvenile works
Suspense fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Priestley; David Roberts
ISBN: 9780747589877 0747589879
OCLC Number: 233788264
Description: 242 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Chris Priestley ; illustrated by David Roberts.

Abstract:

A novel that features chills, thrills, suspense and heart-stopping revelations.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'A lovely writer, economic yet evocative He builds tension effortlessly, while David Roberts' scratchy illustrations suit the tone perfectly' DEATHRAY magazine

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/233788264> # Tales of terror from the black ship
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "233788264" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103543> ; # Brothers and sisters
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119251> ; # Littérature pour la jeunesse
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119329> ; # Sailors
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Topic/storytelling> ; # Storytelling
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111525> ; # Storms
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111143> ; # Storytelling
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Topic/sailors> ; # Sailors
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> ; # Storms
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85128401> ; # Storms
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005695> ; # Littérature anglaise
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96006204> ; # Sailors
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96004933> ; # Horror stories
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Topic/sea_stories> ; # Sea stories
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.92/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134142> ; # Storytelling
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233788264#Audience> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100229327> ; # David Roberts
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/106652411> ; # Chris Priestley
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "When Ethan and Cathy fall ill during a storm, their father must leave them to fetch the doctor. . .but they are not alone for long. A sailor comes begging for shelter. So, the children agree to let him sit out the throes of the storm as they listen to his grisly tales. But something about the man puts Ethan on edge, and he is anxious for the storm to blow over, their father to return and the long night to come to an end. Storms whistling through the sails, evil pirates pacing the floorboards, and of course, a haunted ship of ghostly beings. All this and more is waiting to give you goose bumps in an atmospheric and thrilling collection of spooky seafaring tales."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/136777489> ;
   schema:genre "Suspense fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:genre "Thrillers (Fiction)"@en ;
   schema:genre "Teen fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Horror fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Children's stories"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Series/tales_of_terro> ; # Tales of Terro ;
   schema:name "Tales of terror from the black ship"@en ;
   schema:productID "233788264" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233788264#PublicationEvent/london_bloomsbury_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Agent/bloomsbury> ; # Bloomsbury
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780747589877> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA885650> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/233788264> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/136777489#Person/priestley_chris_1958> # Chris Priestley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1958" ;
   schema:familyName "Priestley" ;
   schema:givenName "Chris" ;
   schema:name "Chris Priestley" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008111143> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85119251> # Littérature pour la jeunesse
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature pour la jeunesse"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96004933> # Horror stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Horror stories"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96005695> # Littérature anglaise
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature anglaise"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1103543> # Brothers and sisters
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Brothers and sisters"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134142> # Storytelling
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Storytelling"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1134169> # Storms
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Storms"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100229327> # David Roberts
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1970" ;
   schema:familyName "Roberts" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Roberts" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/106652411> # Chris Priestley
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1958" ;
   schema:familyName "Priestley" ;
   schema:givenName "Chris" ;
   schema:name "Chris Priestley" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780747589877>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0747589879" ;
   schema:isbn "9780747589877" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.