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The Resource The Scary States of America

The Scary States of America

Label
The Scary States of America
Title
The Scary States of America
Statement of responsibility
Michael Teitelbaum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Aliens, ghosts, and monsters haunt the pages of this eerie trip around the Scary States of America. With Jason Specter--the nation's unofficial collector of all things paranormalÑas your guide meet the girl in Illinois who can start fires with her mind, the Skunk Ape of Florida that knocks victims flat with its stench, the mischievous Shadow People of Arkansas, the Jersey Devil, the extraterrestrials who take human organs as a souvenir of their trip to Washington, and the wailing ghost of a teenage girl trapped forever in an Oregon lighthouse. Some of these visitors from other worlds don't mean to hurt anyone . . . and some of them do.Warning: All of these stories are based on true events. Are you ready to face the terror in your state?From the Trade Paperback edition
Summary
Twelve-year-old Jason Specter, self-proclaimed "clearing house for the weird," introduces and presents his favorite stories of the paranormal--one from each state of the Union--submitted to the Web site he created after his own encounter with a ghost at school three years earlier
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175777
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Scary States of America
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:20dec640-14e5-45a2-bd2d-ef51b57c9004
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307497710
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Scary States of America
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:20dec640-14e5-45a2-bd2d-ef51b57c9004
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307497710
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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