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All about ghosts

  • 32 Pages
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  • English
EMC Corp. , St. Paul, Minn
Ghosts -- Juvenile literature., Gh
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Describes the different kinds of ghosts believed to haunt the Earth and the techniques used in ghost hunting with a discussion of possible explanations for many sightings.

Statement[written by Christopher Maynard ; illustrators, Roland Berry ... et at.].
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesThe World of the unknown
ContributionsBerry, Roland.
LC ClassificationsBF1461 .M39 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4549241M
ISBN 100884364690
LC Control Number77017613

A mainstay of my childhood, All About Ghosts is a fantastic book, filled with creepy illustrations and stories of the facts and fancies of ghosts and ghost hunting. This new edition has a foreword from Reese Shearsmith, a fellow ghost fan. Good for spook loving kids or adults who remember reading it /5.

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Ghosts is a fictional graphic novel written by Raina Telgemeier which tells the story of Catrina and her family, who have recently moved to Bahía de la Luna (a fictional town incorporating aspects of Half Moon Bay, Pacifica, and Santa Cruz) in northern move was intended to help the health of Catrina's younger sister, Maya, who has cystic fibrosisAuthor: Raina Telgemeier.

As the time of year when ghosts reunite with their loved ones approaches, Cat must figure out how to put aside her fears for her sister's sake, and her own.

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All About Ghosts (, Maynard, Usborne Publishing), one of three books in the World of the Unknown series (I previously posted on All About Monsters). A slim (32 pages), but well-illustrated look at a variety of topics relating to ghosts, from traditional spirits that appear in folklore and literature, to supposed real-life hauntings from the modern era, and even known ghost-hoax : Brother Bill.

In this book, some ghosts in artwork were shown as reproductions of people, exactly like the way they looked when they were alive. Much like the common ghosts we all think of in present-day, who appear as reproductions as when they were living, in every single feature, all the way down to the clothes they wore when they died, the Egyptians also.

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