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Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories
Roald Dahl's Book of Ghost Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0374518688
A selection of fourteen outstanding tales of ghosts and apparitions includes works by Edith Wharton, Sheridan LeFanu, A.M. Burrage, and other notable writers
Supernatural Horror in Literature
Supernatural Horror in Literature
Paperback      ISBN: 0486201058
The twentieth-century American writer discusses his literary techniques and philosophies along with the history and aesthetics of horror fiction
Tales and Sketches
Tales and Sketches
Hardcover      ISBN: 0940450038
Gathers all of Hawthorne's stories, including his retellings of classical myths for children
Silence
Silence
Paperback      ISBN: 0800871863
Sustained by dreams of glorious martyrdom, a seventeenth-century Purtuguese missionary in Japan administers to the outlawed Christians until Japanese authorities capture him and force him to watch the torture of his followers, promising to stop if he will renounce Christ.
Ceremony
Ceremony
Paperback      ISBN: 0140086838
One Navajo family, on a New Mexico reservation, struggles to survive in a world no longer theirs in the years just before and after World War II
Collected Stories
Collected Stories
Paperback      ISBN: 0394710487
Stories of soldiers, nuns, priests, doctors, widows, children, old couples, lovers, and many others offer a frank portrait of life in Ireland
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Paperback      ISBN: 0140022651
Three men discover the secrets of past civilizations during a fantastic expedition beneath the earth's surface
The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter
The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter
Paperback      ISBN: 0156188767
Twenty-seven short stories by the Pulitizer Prize-winning writer
The Mask of Apollo
The Mask of Apollo
Paperback      ISBN: 0394751051
Nikeratos, an actor of ancient Greece, greatly admires and devotes himself to Dion, a student of Plato, who is determined to bring democracy to Syracuse
The Nine Tailors: Changes Rung on an Old Theme in Two Short Touches and Two Full Peals
The Nine Tailors
Changes Rung on an Old Theme in Two Short Touches and Two Full Peals
Paperback      ISBN: 0156658992
Tale of suspense in which the famous Lord Peter Wimsey is called upon to solve the murder of an unknown man in East Anglia