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Publisher Comments:

Fans of Bruce Covilles wonderfully weird storytelling will be thrilled to know that the expert of odd is back with a new collection of nine curious and thought-provoking tales. From stories about a girl who learns the horrifying secrets about whats really at the bottom of a murky, desolate pond, a strange chemical factory causing mutations in frogs, and a Halloween mask that becomes a gruesome clue in the disappearance of a child, the odd adventures in this new collection are filled with terrifying and ghoulish details. In the eerie, surreal tradition of Edgar Allan Poe, these reveries are sure to 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

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 • 1

Whats the Worst That Could Happen? • 15

The Ghost Let Go • 37

In the Frog Kings Court • 73

The Thing in Auntie Almas Pond • 93

The Hardest, Kindest Gift • 115

The Mask of Eamonn Tiyado • 155

Herbert Hutchison in the Underworld • 187

The Boy with Silver Eyes • 205

a note from the author • 231

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152058081
Publisher:
Harcourt Children's Books
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:
20080931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
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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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

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