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Mexican Ghost Tales of the Southwest: Stories and Illustrations

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SPECTERS that haunt the rivers and woods, hidden treasure, headless goblins, a wild phantasmagoria of gore and grizzle...all here for the first time in English to delight audiences of all ages, but particularly young adult readers. Alfred Avila's collection of deliciously gory tales is founded in oral lore and the Hispanic tradition native to the American Southwest. He has salvaged these stories from disappearing forever for future generations to enjoy in the darkness, where the devils, demons and spirits of the night become living, breathing entities to entertain, frighten and teach.

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ISBN:
9781558851078
Editor:
Avila, Kat
Author:
Avila, Kat
Author:
Avila, Alfred
Publisher:
Arte Publico Press
Location:
Houston :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Mexican americans
Subject:
Horror & Ghost Stories
Subject:
Mexico
Subject:
Mystery & detective
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Ghost stories
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - Horror
Subject:
Mexicano-americanos
Subject:
Cuentos populares
Subject:
Cuentos
Subject:
Cuentos de Fantasmas
Subject:
Tales -- Southwest, New.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Children s-Scary Stories
Copyright:
Series Volume:
no. 9
Publication Date:
19940131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
172
Dimensions:
8.47x5.44x.52 in. .51 lbs.
Age Level:
12-17

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