It's Raining Books Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing



On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »
  1. $17.47 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    The High Divide

    Lin Enger 9781616203757

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$9.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
6 Remote Warehouse Mythology- Folklore and Storytelling

More copies of this ISBN

The Ghost Orchid Ghost and Other Tales from the Swamp

by

The Ghost Orchid Ghost and Other Tales from the Swamp Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Nothing like some good ghost stories on a cool Florida evening around a campfire (or at home in your favorite reading chair). And nothing like a swamp as a good, scary setting, especially Florida's famous ones--from the Everglades to Mosquito Lagoon. Mysterious things just happen in swamps. Maybe it's because they are often wet, shadowy places of wild beauty where few people go. Where else but a swamp can you find a ghost who is obsessed with the ghost orchid? Throw in a skunk ape or two and you've got the ingredients for many entertaining hours. In writing tales for this book, Doug Alderson drew upon many years of entertaining young people as a summer camp counselor and storyteller, and also from decades as a swamp explorer. He is a former associate editor of Florida Wildlife magazine. To learn more about his writing and photography, log onto his website at www.dougalderson.net.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561643790
Author:
Alderson, Doug
Publisher:
Pineapple Press
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
Supernatural
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Storytelling
Subject:
Tales -- Florida.
Subject:
Legends - Florida
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20070231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
168
Dimensions:
8.97x6.34x.44 in. .64 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Elementary Decision Theory New Trade Paper $22.95
  2. Pauli Lectures on Physics Volume 3... Used Trade Paper $6.00
  3. First-Order Logic Used Trade Paper $7.00
  4. Cox's Guide to Choosing Rhododendrons Used Trade Paper $4.95
  5. A Father's Law (P.S.)
    Sale Trade Paper $1.00
  6. Boundary and Eigenvalue Problems in... Used Trade Paper $5.95

Related Subjects

» Fiction and Poetry » Horror » Anthology
» History and Social Science » Americana » Southern States
» Humanities » Mythology » Folklore and Storytelling
» Metaphysics » General

The Ghost Orchid Ghost and Other Tales from the Swamp Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$9.95 In Stock
Product details 168 pages Pineapple Press (FL) - English 9781561643790 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.