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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
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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...
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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.

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

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

 
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