Queen of Cold-Blooded Tales by Roberta Simpson BrownQueen of Cold-Blooded Tales by Roberta Simpson Brown

Queen of Cold-Blooded Tales

byRoberta Simpson Brown

Paperback | December 15, 2005

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Roberta Simpson Brown is known by fellow storytellers as the "Queen of the Cold-Blooded Tales" for good reason. Her chilling stories are set in familiar, contemporary settings - family rooms, farms, campgrounds - with an undercurrent of something very, very scary pulling the reader into the undertow of terror. The title of the lead story, "Skin Crawlers," is most descriptive of this entirely original collection of stories from Roberta, who wrote them in response to numerous requests from teachers and librarians for tales scarier than those found in most school library collections. These haunted legends will give you chills! They're perfect for Halloween or a late night fright with snacks. Readers will learn the importance of respect, fairness and sharing.
Roberta Simpson Brown Bio: Known as the "Queen of the Cold Blooded Tales," by her fellow writers, Roberta has performed her stories from coast to coast, including performances on National Public Radio, Voice of America, TV's Lifetime, "Beyond Chance" and the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Brown is the author of 10 books, and...
Title:Queen of Cold-Blooded TalesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:175 pages, 8.4 × 5.4 × 0.54 inPublished:December 15, 2005Publisher:August House

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0874834082

ISBN - 13:9780874834086

Appropriate for ages: 10 - 10

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These 23 original, horrific tales of vengeful spirits and supernatural creatures are made all the more sinister by comfortable, contemporary settings. A tiny spot of blood on a pillowcase, a summer camper's prank on his counselor and a hotel clerk's failure to place a wake-up call--all result in surprising and chilling endings