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Mysterious Christmas tales

Mysterious Christmas tales

horror stories for the festive season

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Published by Scholastic Publications Ltd. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by David Wyatt.
ContributionsWyatt, David, 1953-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20972135M
ISBN 100590541277

Twenty-five classic science fiction and fantasy tales of Yuletide wonder, including stories by Ben Bova, Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, John M. Ford, William Gibson, Anne McCaffrey, Frederik Pohl, Spider Robinson, Gene Wolfe, and the hard-to-find Philip Van Doren Stern fantasy that inspired the film It's A Wonderful Life. 'Twas the night before tomorrow, and all through the galaxy, nothing. About The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries. Have yourself a crooked little Christmas with The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries. Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler collects sixty of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories–many of which are difficult or nearly impossible to find anywhere else.

  The Christmas Tree of Tales is a collection of short stories that span the festive season. -Mystical strangers some benevelant--Some not so! -Memories of past christmases come back as a former inhabitant returns to his home town. -Were School days the happiest days of our lives? -The mundane boredom of Christmas in a snowbound castle soon : Now, all of these stories have been collected in one volume-Christmas at the Mysterious Bookshop. Some of the tales are humorous, others suspenseful, and still others mystifying. This charming one-of-a-kind collection is a perfect Christmas gift, appropriate for all ages and tastes/5(16).

- The Mysterious Library Coloring Book by Korean artist Eunji Park is a beautiful coloring book for adults that sets out a number of fairy tales in gorgeous double page illustrations for you to color in and enjoy. See more ideas about Korean artist, Coloring books and Color pins. Get this from a library! A kudzu Christmas: twelve mysterious tales. [Jim Gilbert; Gail Waller;] -- "A collection of Christmas mystery short stories contributed by twelve contemporary Southern writers. Includes biographical sketches of authors"--Provided by publisher.


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quite good. a couple of standout tales in amongst standard s young adult fiction. 1 irritatingly mysterious (ie, no idea if past changed, kid dead or what!). good seasonal read. oh, I read the sister title Haunting Christmas Tales c years ago as a young teen, and still recall one ghost story in particular every time I hear sleigh bells.)/5.

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See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from /5(7). A collection of short mystery stories written by 17 authors over seventeen years.

Otto Penzler, owner of the Mysterious Bookshop in New York had the authors, one at a time, create a short story which he gave away as a gift each Christmas for the 17 years/5. For the twelve days of Christmas, we give to you twelve mysterious stories, all with a distinct, regional twang.

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I enjoy reading it in the days leading up to Christmas. This book is a collection of 17 short stories by 17 great authors. I'm a big fan of mysteries, by the way.

Christmas in the Mysterious Bookshop includes a Dortmunder story by Donald E. Westlake, and a story by Lawrence Block (author of the Bernie Rhodenbarr series)/5(29).

Haunting Christmas Tales book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A terrific stocking stuffer, here is a collection of nine o /5. Investigate the mysterious side of Christmas with these 15 tales of mystery and suspense. From detectives to elves, superheroes to bounty hunters, sheriffs to ghosts, explore these stories that delight and surprise.

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From the first Christmas whodunit, The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding by Agatha Christie through the entire collection are wonderful and fascinating short story takes on the winter season celebrations and crime.4/5. Get this from a library.

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