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A whisper in the night : tales of terror and suspense

Author: Joan Aiken
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Thirteen tales blending the commonplace and the bizarre focus on the encounters of young people with the supernatural as in the tale of an unpopular student who masters the powers of a ghostly artifact to seek refuge in a happier time.
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Aiken, Joan, 1924-2004.
Whisper in the night.
New York : Delacorte Press, ©1984
(OCoLC)579571270
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joan Aiken
ISBN: 0385293445 9780385293440
OCLC Number: 10456855
Description: 203 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Lob's girl --
Miss Spitfire --
Finders keepers --
The windowbox waltz --
The swan child --
Merminster --
Mrs. Chatterbox --
Two races --
Old Fillikin --
Snow horse --
The hunchback of Brook Green --
Homer's whistle --
The last specimen.
Responsibility: Joan Aiken.

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Thirteen tales blending the commonplace and the bizarre focus on the encounters of young people with the supernatural as in the tale of an unpopular student who masters the powers of a ghostly artifact to seek refuge in a happier time.

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