Bye-bye, Blue Creek


  • Author: Andrew Smith
  • Release Date : 2020-10-13
  • Genre: Coming of Age
  • File Size: 6746778 Bytes


Sam Abernathy prepares to leave home for the first time in this charming follow-up to award-winning author Andrew Smith’s The Size of Truth.Vampires have just moved in to the haunted house next door.All twelve-year-old Sam Abernathy wanted to do was make the most of his last few weeks in Blue Creek before he has to say goodbye. Goodbye to the well he fell in eight years ago; goodbye to cooking at Lily Putt’s snack bar; goodbye to his overdramatic best friend, Karim; goodbye to unsweetened iced tea at Colonel Jenkins’s Diner every Saturday with Bahar (who he does not have a crush on); goodbye to his old life.But the arrival of the Monster People throws a wrench into his plans. Things only get worse when the new family hires Bahar to babysit thei...

In Love With a Haunted House

In Love With a Haunted House


  • Author : Kate Goldman
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-06-16
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1074374746


In Love With a Haunted House Book Description :

The last thing Mallory Clark wants to do is move back home. She has no choice, though, since the company she worked for in Chicago has just downsized her, and everybody else. To make matters worse her fiancé has broken their engagement, and her heart, leaving her hurting and scarred. When her mother tells her that the house she always coveted as a child, the once-famed Gray Oaks Manor, is not only on the market but selling for a song, it seems to Mallory that the best thing she could possibly do would be to put Chicago, and everything and everyone in it, behind her. Arriving back home she runs into gorgeous and mysterious Blake Hunter. Blake is new to town and like her he is interested in buying the crumbling old Victorian on the edge of the histori...

A Haunted Love Story
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A Haunted Love Story


  • Author : Mark Spencer
  • Publisher : Llewellyn Worldwide
  • Release Date : 2012-01-08
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738731582


A Haunted Love Story Book Description :

When Mark Spencer and his family moved into the beautiful old Allen House in Monticello, Arkansas, they were aware of its notorious reputation for being haunted. According to local lore, the troubled spirit of society belle Ladell Allen, who had mysteriously committed suicide in the master bedroom in 1948, still roamed the grand historic mansion. Yet, Mark remained skeptical—until he and his family began encountering faceless phantoms, a doppelganger spirit, and other paranormal phenomena. Ensuing ghost investigations offered convincing evidence that six spirits, including Ladell, inhabited their home. But the most shocking event occurred the day Mark followed a strange urge to explore the attic and found, crammed under a floorboard, secret love le...

The Haunted House on Film

The Haunted House on Film


  • Author : Paul Meehan
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2019-12-15
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476638201


The Haunted House on Film Book Description :

A popular phenomenon since antiquity, the image of the haunted house is one that has translated elegantly into the modern medium of film. The haunted house transcends genre, appearing in mysteries, gothic romances, comedies and horror films. This book is the first comprehensive historical and critical study of themes surrounding haunted houses in film. Covering over 100 films, this reference work spans from the Mystery House thrillers of the silent era to the high-tech, big budget productions of the 21st Century. Included are the works of acclaimed directors such as D.W. Griffith, Robert Wise, Mario Bava, Alfred Hitchcock, Stanley Kubrick, Tim Burton and Guillermo Del Toro. The book also covers the real-life haunted house phenomenon and movies based ...

Chronicles of a Haunted House

Chronicles of a Haunted House


  • Author : Kevin Michael Guest
  • Publisher : Kevin Michael Guest
  • Release Date : 2010-04-10
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451583861


Chronicles of a Haunted House Book Description :

Something is wrong in the Davis House. Every person who has crossed the threshold has been irreversibly changed or killed. How do you cope with the sudden terror that your house is haunted? How can you fight what you don't understand? How can deal with emotions you cannot explain? Terror is an emotion you feel when something is about to happen to you. There is no word for the emotion you will feel as it is happening to you. Don't believe me? Why don't you come inside? You're guaranteed to have a lustful, thrilling time. What are you waiting for? She wants you...WarningSexually Explicit Version...

The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories
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The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories


  • Author : Peter Haining
  • Publisher : Robinson
  • Release Date : 2011-09-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781780333649


The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories Book Description :

Expanded and with great new stories, this is the biggest and best anthology of ghostly hauntings ever. Over 40 tales of visitation by the undead - from vengeful and violent spirits, set on causing harm to innocent people tucked up in their homes, to rarer and more kindly ghosts, returning from the grave to reach out across the other side. Yet others entertain desires of a more sinister bent, including the erotic. This new edition includes a selection of favourite haunted house tales chosen by famous screen stars Boris Karloff, Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee. Plus a top ranking list of contributors that includes Stephen King, Bram Stoker, Ruth Rendell, and James Herbert - all brought together by an anthologist who himself lives in a haunted house. ...

The Mystery of the Haunted House

The Mystery of the Haunted House


  • Author : Marsya Zukrina
  • Publisher : Experiences & Experiments Books Pte Ltd
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9789814580052


The Mystery of the Haunted House Book Description :

A girl moves in to her Grandmother's old house and starts to hear suspicious noises and she starts to think that it is her imagination playing tricks on her. Read the story so you'll know what I mean....

Dancing Naked in a Haunted House

Dancing Naked in a Haunted House


  • Author : Steven Curtis Lance
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2006-12-01
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781411680272


Dancing Naked in a Haunted House Book Description :

The inscription on the back cover says it all: "I have not lived in vain but lived for this." Since my Collected Poems were published in 2004, I have lived and learned, loved and lost, and lived to love again. This is the journal of my journey, contained within these three hundred pieces of my heart. This is my best, and never mind the rest. As the title indicates, I write from my heart to yours, "dancing naked" as it were as I deal with disability and struggle to survive in this house haunted by a hundred years of the colorful history of my strange family. The poems cover the entire spectrum of human experience from tragedy to triumph, despair to delight, and all my adventures between along the way. I am a wanderer, a lone wolf, an outsider looking ...