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by Paul Hoffman,S. E. Schlosser
Pages: 208 pages
Publisher: Globe Pequot Press; 1 edition (August 18, 2009)
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Artist Paul Hoffman trained in painting and printmaking, with his first extensive illustration work on assignment in Egypt, drawing ancient wall reliefs for the University of Chicago.
Artist Paul Hoffman trained in painting and printmaking, with his first extensive illustration work on assignment in Egypt, drawing ancient wall reliefs for the University of Chicago. His work graces books of many genres - children's titles, textbooks, short story collections, natural history volumes, and numerous cookbooks. For Spooky Montana, he employed a scratchboard technique and an active imagination.
Spooky Montana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore. Schlosser (Retelling), Paul G. Hoffman (Illustrator). Pull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for twenty-seven creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences in Montana.
Paul Hoffman illustrates books of many genres-children's titles, textbooks, short story collections, natural history volumes, and cookbooks. For the Spooky series, he employs a scratchboard technique and an active imagination. He lives in Massachusetts. Библиографические данные. Spooky Indiana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore. S. E. Schlosser, Paul Hoffman.
Spooky South : tales of hauntings, strange happenings, and other local lore, retold by S. Schlosser ; illustrations . Frightened, the captain hurried into Red River Landing and went to the local tavern to drink away his scare. Schlosser ; illustrations by Paul G. Hoffman. The bartender laughed at his tale of the phantom paddleboat and sent him home to sleep it off. But it was not long after this that other pilots began hearing the phantom paddleboat on foggy nights, as its ghostly pilot tried again and again to complete his run. The river near the old channel was avoided thereafter.
Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Schlosser has been telling stories since she was a child, when games of let's pretend quickly built themselves into full-length stories. She created and maintains the Web site AmericanFolklore. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Spooky Montana: Tales of Hauntings, Strange Happenings, and Other Local Lore.
Suitably, hauntings and paranormal happenings in the Lone Star state are larger than life. Included in this must-read collection are tales of the ghost lights of Marfa, the werewolf of Elroy, and the Devil’s brand in the eternal roundup of El Paso. Your hair will stand on end as you read about the mysteries and lore in Spooky Texas.
Here we have a collection of unnerving tales of events that happened-and still do happen-in the collective back yard of the Deep South states. Accompanied by evocative illustrations, these compelling retellings of 40 popular folktales feature supernatural occurrences and ghosts of all sorts, from fiddling ghosts to the story of the Jack o'Lantern. Whether read around the fire on a dark and stormy night or in the backseat of the family van on the way to Grandma's, each expertly told tale is guaranteed to make readers look at the South-and over their shoulders-again and again.
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Schlosser, and in artist Paul Hoffman's evocative illustrations.
Pull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for 35 creepy tails of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts. Yankee folklore is kept alive in these expert retellings by master storyteller . Schlosser, and in artist Paul Hoffman's evocative illustrations.
General Custer and the spirits of Native Americans still roam the battlefield at the Little Bighorn. Every night at six, a ghost carrying a candle walks through a hallway in Red Lodge, Montana. And hikers along the Yellowstone River may meet the ghost of Calamity Jane. All this and much more!