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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
Nights at the Circus
Nights at the Circus
Paperback      ISBN: 0140077030
American journalist Jack Walser travels with an enchanted circus that features literate chimpanzees, tragic clowns, idealist brigands, a structuralist Siberian shaman, and a six-foot, two-inch blond aerialist who is part swan and part woman
Collected Stories of Colette
Collected Stories of Colette
by Colette
Paperback      ISBN: 0374518653
This comprehensive collection of one hundred short stories by the French writer ranges from a short fable to a novella and includes such popular masterpieces as "Bella-Vista" and "The Tender Shoot"
The Legends and Myths of Hawaii: The Fables and Folk-Lore of a Strange People
The Legends and Myths of Hawaii
The Fables and Folk-Lore of a Strange People
Paperback      ISBN: 080481032x
The Portable Steinbeck
The Portable Steinbeck
Paperback      ISBN: 0140150021
His major writings, passages of his war communications and a biographical sketch reveal the skill and versatility of Steinbeck
Overcoat and Other Tales of Good and Evil
Overcoat and Other Tales of Good and Evil
Paperback      ISBN: 0393003043
Six short stories probe the mind of man to reveal his hidden motives
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court: An Authoritative Text, Backgrounds and Sources, Composition and Publication, Criticism
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
An Authoritative Text, Backgrounds and Sources, Composition and Publication, Criticism
Paperback      ISBN: 0393951375
A nineteenth century New Englander's experiences in sixth century Britain are accompanied by critical essays
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
The Hunt for Red October
The Hunt for Red October
Hardcover      ISBN: 0870212850
Both the Americans and the Soviets commence an intense naval search when a trusted and skilled Soviet naval officer defects--using the USSR's most valuable nuclear submarine as his escape vehicle
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