Gothic!

Gothic!

Ten Original Dark Tales

Book - 2004
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"Get ready to sleep with the lights on!" -- GIRLS' LIFE

A lovesick count and the ghost of his brutalized servant . . . a serial killer who defies death . . . a house with a violent mind of its own and another that holds a grotesque secret within its peeling walls. Here are witches who feast on faces, changeling rites of passage, a venerable vampire
contemplating his end, and a fanged brat who drains the patience of a bumbling teenage boy. Here too are a flamboyant young novelist in search of a subject more compelling than his own eerie existence and
the daughter of a sorcerer fighting to free her lover -- and her will -- from sinister bonds. Enter the world of GOTHIC!, a celebration of the literary form made famous by such writers as Mary Shelley and Edgar Allan Poe.

With chilling stories by:
Joan Aiken
M. T. Anderson
Neil Gaiman
Caitlín R. Kiernan
Gregory Maguire
Garth Nix
Celia Rees
Janni Lee Simner
Vivian Vande Velde
Barry Yourgrau
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Candlewick, 2004
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781442018693
9780763622435
0763622435
Branch Call Number: TEEN FIC Got
Characteristics: 241p
Additional Contributors: Noyes, Deborah , ed

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