Dare you visit the vampire's tomb at midnight when the church bell tolls? Or descend to the fiery pits of hell with a boy who has sold his soul to the devil? If not, read no further. For these are strange and ghostly tales - gruesome, pitiful, spine-chilling . . . But don't be surprised to find that supernatural events can also be wickedly funny - and even raise a ghost of a smile!Parents swept the last of the Christmas tree pine needles out of the carpet, whilst vowing to start dieting. ... the central heating gauges, switching the automatic alarm system back and forth to test it, and tidying the rows of brightly coloured pamphlets and folders on the information desk. ... Mr Bausin smiled a dark, secret smile as he scrubbed to erase the black auto enamel. ... he had sworn on oath to his secret and dark gods: one day he would put an end to the Phantom Snake forever.
|Title||:||Seven Strange And Ghostly Tales|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-07-31|