The Horrors: Terrifying Tales by Peter CarverThe Horrors: Terrifying Tales by Peter Carver

The Horrors: Terrifying Tales

EditorPeter Carver

Paperback | May 31, 2005

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Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice, 2006

This chilling collection brings together fifteen spine tingling tales written by some of Canada's leading writers for teens-and also a number of talented emerging writers. Each of these stories illuminates a distinct path through fearful territory-for readers fourteen to forty and beyond who thrive on the stimulation of a chilling tale. Enjoy them if you can. Enjoy them if you must.

Contributors include Don Aker, Diana Aspin, Karleen Bradford, Brian Doyle, Kristyn Dunnion, Sylvo Frank, Barbara Haworth-Attard, Martine Leavitt, R.P. MacIntyre, Rob Morphy, Kathy Stinson, W.D. Valgardson, Bill Valgardson, Alice Walsh, and Anne Wessels.

Peter Carver is currently Red Deer Press' Children's Book Editor. Under his direction, Red Deer Press has published notable talents as Kevin Major, Martine Leavitt, Cora Taylor, Ted Staunton and many more. Peter Carver was awarded the Canadian Library Association Award for Advancement of Intellectual Freedom in Canada and the Writers' ...
Title:The Horrors: Terrifying TalesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:184 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.53 inPublished:May 31, 2005Publisher:Red Deer PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0889953139

ISBN - 13:9780889953130

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 17

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Editorial Reviews

"The Horrors runs the gamut from Stephen King - like gore . . . to gentle ghost tales." --Quill & Quire "Readers who loved R. L. Stine's Goosebumps and Fear Stereet when younger may find that these stories fill the void when they reach high school years." --School Library Journal