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Publisher Comments:

Fans of Bruce Covilleand#8217;s wonderfully weird storytelling will be thrilled to know that the expert of odd is back with a new collection ofand#160;nine curious and thought-provokingand#160;tales. From stories about a girl whoand#160;learnsand#160;the horrifying secrets about whatand#8217;s really at the bottom of a murky, desolate pond, a strange chemical factory causing mutations in frogs, and aand#160;Halloween mask that becomes a gruesome clueand#160;in the disappearance of a child, theand#160;odd adventuresand#160;in this new collectionand#160;are filled with terrifying and ghoulish details. In the eerie, surreal tradition of Edgar Allan Poe, theseand#160;reveriesand#160;are sure toand#160;linger in the minds of readers.

Synopsis:

A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville

Synopsis:

The brilliantly bizarre Coville is back with a new collection of nine curious and thought-provoking tales filled with terrifying and ghoulish details, told in the tradition of Edgar Allan Poe.

Synopsis:

A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville


Synopsis:

A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville

Synopsis:

A newand#160;short story collection fromand#160;theand#160;brilliantly bizarreand#160;Bruce Coville

About the Author

BRUCE COVILLE is the bestselling author of dozens of books, including the enormously popular Magic Shop Books, Odder Than Ever, and The Monsters of Morley Manor. He lives in Syracuse, New York.

Table of Contents

Contents

In Our Own Hands and#149; 1

Whatand#8217;s the Worst That Could Happen? and#149; 15

The Ghost Let Go and#149; 37

In the Frog Kingand#8217;s Court and#149; 73

The Thing in Auntie Almaand#8217;s Pond and#149; 93

The Hardest, Kindest Gift and#149; 115

The Mask of Eamonn Tiyado and#149; 155

Herbert Hutchison in the Underworld and#149; 187

The Boy with Silver Eyes and#149; 205

a note from the author and#149; 231

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152058081
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Short stories
Author:
Coville, Bruce
Subject:
Children's stories, American
Subject:
Horror & Ghost Stories
Subject:
Horror tales, American
Subject:
Horror fiction
Subject:
Children s-Scary Stories
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20080901
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 7 to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Jacket illustration by
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 0.8 lb
Age Level:
12-17

Related Subjects

Children's » Middle Readers » General
Children's » Scary Stories » General
Young Adult » Fiction » Short Stories

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Product details 256 pages Harcourt Children's Books - English 9780152058081 Reviews:
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A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville

"Synopsis" by , The brilliantly bizarre Coville is back with a new collection of nine curious and thought-provoking tales filled with terrifying and ghoulish details, told in the tradition of Edgar Allan Poe.
"Synopsis" by ,
A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville


"Synopsis" by ,
A new short story collection from the brilliantly bizarre Bruce Coville

"Synopsis" by ,
A newand#160;short story collection fromand#160;theand#160;brilliantly bizarreand#160;Bruce Coville

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