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Author Winterbottom, Julie, author.
Title Frightlopedia : an encyclopedia of everything scary, creepy, and spine-chilling, from arachnids to zombies / by Julie Winterbottom, with contributions by Rachel Bozek ; illustrated by Stefano Tambellini.
Pub Info New York : Workman Publishing, [2016]
©2016
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Descript ix, 213 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience 1060L Lexile
Note "Bloodcurdling places, creatures, ghost stories and more!"--Cover.
Summary "Discover Borneos Gomantong Cave, where literally millions of bats, cockroaches, spiders, and rats coexistin pitch darkness. Learn about mythical creatures like the Mongolian Death Wormand scarily real ones like killer bees, which were accidentally created by scientists in the 1950s. Visit New Orleanss Beauregard-Keyes house, where Civil War soldiers are said to still clash in the front hall. Plus ghost stories from around the world, a cross-cultural study of vampires, and how to transform into a zombie with makeup. Each entry includes a “Fright Meter” measurement from 1 to 3, because while being scared is fun, everyone has their limit"--Amazon website.
Subject Curiosities and wonders -- Juvenile literature.
Ghost stories -- Juvenile literature.
Add Author Tambellini, Stefano, illustrator.
Bozek, Rachel, author.
ISBN 9780761183792 (paperback)
0761183795 (paperback)