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A book of scary things

Paul Showers

A book of scary things

by Paul Showers

  • 345 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fear -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Text and illustrations show that everyone is afraid of something whether it is cats, thunder, wind, airplanes, or darkness.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Paul Showers ; illustrated by Susan Perl.
    ContributionsPerl, Susan, 1922-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S55914 Bo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4882273M
    ISBN 100385121407, 0385121415
    LC Control Number76011031

      What makes it scary: Bradbury is better-known for science-fiction novels like Fahrenheit , but Something Wicked This Way Comes is one of his best and most complete works, a deeply Author: Lindsey Romain. Some things are funny scary and others are more real. This page has a building AZ collection of scary things with occasional illustrations and light comment on the things we fear. Often the monster is referred to as Frankenstein but that is the name of the doctor in the Mary Shelley book.

      The image of hundreds of baby spiders exploding out of a horrified girl’s face is probably emblazoned in your memory for the rest of time thanks to Alvin Schwartz’s Scary Stories to Tell in the top of that, you probably have the rest of these creepy kids books Author: Jessica Ferri. Danny Katz and Mitch Vane have created a charmingly simple encyclopedia of scary things, reassuring and brilliant, A Book about Scary, is a wonderful story that will have you giggling from A to Z, especially with the hilarious Danny Katz as The Unscary Book.

      Sci-fi is also not generally scary, although many episodes in the Lord of the Rings were enjoyably scary. So I offer the latter book, and--I just remembered another thoroughly enjoyable book that was also scary. The exorcism ritual, Regan’s unnatural behavior and the demon, we just cannot forget these three things even in the brightest day light when we complete reading the book. People who love to read horror .


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