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Author: Margaret Sutton
Publisher: Applewood Books
Keywords: parade, ghost
Number of Pages: 242
Published: 2008-08-01
ISBN-10: 1429090251
ISBN-13: 9781429090254

Judy regrets that she is leaving Farringdon for a vacation in the Thousand Islands just as life in Farringdon gets interesting. The police are on the trail of counterfeiters, but Judy won't be around to help them. Excitement does follow Judy, however, when she impulsively purchases seven Indian masks at an auction. Judy learns that the masks are rumored to be cursed and that misfortune befalls whomever owns the monster heads. At first Judy refuses to believe the nonsense, but after the young people arrive at camp, the heads begin to appear and disappear and change location within the storage b

Author: Dotti Enderle
Publisher: Plain Label Books
Keywords: frankenstein
Number of Pages: 112
Published: 2010-01-01
ISBN-10: 1603033769
ISBN-13: 9781603033763

In Mary Shelley's classic tale of horror, Victor Frankenstein creates life—and a monster beyond his control. In trying to bring human life into being, Frankenstein lets loose a monster that will stop at nothing to destroy all that Frankenstein holds dear. Follow the powerful story of love, friendship, and fiends in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Shelley's Frankenstein. Calico Chapter Books is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades 3-8.

Author: Wayne V. Miller
Publisher: Wayne V. Miller
Keywords: creek, booker, monster, bog
Number of Pages: 225
Published: 2009

"In an extended letter to his son ten years in the future, John Densch chronicles how he and his family slid into a media circus, one in which a middle-school science project became a national joke. With the unexplained disappearance of a local girl, the joke takes an ominous turn. John finds himself in a cauldron of competing world-views, from the paranormal to the ultra-rational to the paranoid. As he waits for life to return to normal, he becomes more and more absorbed by the stories he tells himself, and realizes that he must finally acknowledge the tale that defines his life." -- Bog Mons

Author: Adepoju G. Onibokun
Publisher: IDRC
Keywords: governance, africa, waste, urban, monster, managing
Number of Pages: 286
Published: 1999-05
ISBN-10: 0889368805
ISBN-13: 9780889368804

Managing the Monster critically examines urban governance in Africa, with particular reference to the serious problems and challenges posed by waste management. It describes, compares and appraises the situations in Abidjan, Dar es Salaam, Ibadan and Johannesburg, characterizing typical forms of governance and their successes and failures in dealing with the critical problem of mounting urban waste. It will interest researchers, academics, and students in African studies and urban planning; donor organizations worldwide working on urban issues; policy makers, municipal engineers, city managers

Author: Albert W. Haley
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: beowulf
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 1978-06-01
ISBN-10: 0828317135
ISBN-13: 9780828317139

A version of the legend of Beowulf chronicles the epic struggle of the hero against the sinister monster, Grendel

Author: G.G.Toropov
Publisher: Little Miss Mary
Keywords: makeover, monster, mary, miss, little
Number of Pages: 27
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0955494109
ISBN-13: 9780955494109

Author: Alfred E. Kayworth
Publisher: Branden Books
Keywords: hero, french, british, monster, patriot, indian, pond, island, life, warrior, times, chief, escumbuit, abenaki
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 1998-05
ISBN-10: 0828320322
ISBN-13: 9780828320320

Born to a Stone Age culture, Escumbuit seems destined to vault to fame in a struggle that has locked Aboriginal Indians and English settlers in mortal combat over control of their ancestral lands. From his youthful vision quest in search of his Manatou, to the taking of his first scalps, his legend as a ruthless warrior captures the attention of Indian and paleface alike. The 98 notches on his famous war club mark only a portion of his 150 victims. The specter of Escumbuit and his warriors robed in wolf and bearskins, advancing on snowshoes to attack snowbound settlements terrorizes the Coloni
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