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Don't read this book before bed : thrills, chills, and hauntingly true stories /

by Claybourne, Anna [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: National Geographic kids: Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2017]Description: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9781426328428; 1426328427.Other title: Do not read this book before bed; At head of title: National Geographic Kids. Don't read this book before bed.Subject(s): Occultism -- Juvenile literature | Ghosts -- Juvenile literature | Haunted places -- Juvenile literature | Occultism | Ghosts | Haunted places | Juvenile works | Trivia and miscellanea
Contents:
Horrors of Houska -- Creepy catacombs -- The Mothman and the Owlman -- Robert the doll -- Predicting a disaster -- Terror in the night -- Flying triangles -- Quiz: moooooving day! -- The mysterious Nasca lines -- The vanishing lighthouse keepers -- Buried alive -- Lurking in the lake -- Mystery lights -- The devil's footprints -- Haunted hotel -- The real-life Dracula -- Jelly from space -- The mummy's curse -- Telepathic twins -- Ancient astronauts -- Fish people -- Quiz: are you a good ghostbuster? -- The glowing fireball -- Underground ghost town -- Zombie ants -- Creepy Culloden Moor -- Mysterious Monarch migrations -- Scary swarms -- Faceless ghosts -- Quiz: are you afraid of the dark? -- Blast into the past -- The infinite multiverse -- Bloodsucking bats -- The terrifying tower -- Eerie Everest -- Abandoned city -- Quiz: spot the fake photos -- Ship of doom -- Zombie flesh-eaters -- Fairground fright! -- Creeps of the deep -- The beast of Bodmin -- Tongue takeover! -- Island of the dolls -- Not who I used to be -- Abandoned ship! -- The wow! signal -- Monster jellies -- Quiz: how woooooooo are you? -- It's raining fish and frogs -- Presidential poltergeists -- Space oddity -- Bigfoot caught on camera -- Wicked waves -- Been there, done that -- Under your skin -- The green children of Woolpit -- The ghosts of flight 401 -- Little forgotten place -- Mongolian death worm -- Quiz: mysteries of science -- Swallowed up! -- Yellowstone supervolcano -- Tech takeover -- Martian mania -- Floating free -- The end of the world.
Summary: "Love to tell scary stories around the camp fire? Like to solve mysteries? Brave enough to hear the truth about some pretty freaky phenomena? Then cuddle up with this spooky spine-tingler, filled with delightfully frightful true stories of real-life monsters, doomed domains, menacing mysteries, strange disappearances, and so much more. Meet ghosts, ghouls, and zombies. Go inside haunted houses, hidden graveyards, and deadly secret passages. The Fright-o-meter rates each story for its level of scariness. Full of thrills and chills, this book will have you sleeping with a nightlight for sure. Read if you dare, but don't say we didn't warn you!"--Amazon.com.
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Love to tell scary stories around the camp fire? Like to solve mysteries? Brave enough to hear the truth about some pretty freaky phenomena? Then cuddle up with this spooky spine-tingler, filled with delightfully frightful true stories of real-life monsters, doomed domains, menacing mysteries, strange disappearances, and so much more.<br> <br> Meet ghosts, ghouls, and zombies. Go inside haunted houses, hidden graveyards, and deadly secret passages. The Fright-o-meter rates each story for its level of scariness. Full of thrills and chills, this book will have you sleeping with a nightlight for sure. Read if you dare, but don't say we didn't warn you!

"Love to tell scary stories around the camp fire? Like to solve mysteries? Brave enough to hear the truth about some pretty freaky phenomena? Then cuddle up with this spooky spine-tingler, filled with delightfully frightful true stories of real-life monsters, doomed domains, menacing mysteries, strange disappearances, and so much more. Meet ghosts, ghouls, and zombies. Go inside haunted houses, hidden graveyards, and deadly secret passages. The Fright-o-meter rates each story for its level of scariness. Full of thrills and chills, this book will have you sleeping with a nightlight for sure. Read if you dare, but don't say we didn't warn you!"--Amazon.com.

Horrors of Houska -- Creepy catacombs -- The Mothman and the Owlman -- Robert the doll -- Predicting a disaster -- Terror in the night -- Flying triangles -- Quiz: moooooving day! -- The mysterious Nasca lines -- The vanishing lighthouse keepers -- Buried alive -- Lurking in the lake -- Mystery lights -- The devil's footprints -- Haunted hotel -- The real-life Dracula -- Jelly from space -- The mummy's curse -- Telepathic twins -- Ancient astronauts -- Fish people -- Quiz: are you a good ghostbuster? -- The glowing fireball -- Underground ghost town -- Zombie ants -- Creepy Culloden Moor -- Mysterious Monarch migrations -- Scary swarms -- Faceless ghosts -- Quiz: are you afraid of the dark? -- Blast into the past -- The infinite multiverse -- Bloodsucking bats -- The terrifying tower -- Eerie Everest -- Abandoned city -- Quiz: spot the fake photos -- Ship of doom -- Zombie flesh-eaters -- Fairground fright! -- Creeps of the deep -- The beast of Bodmin -- Tongue takeover! -- Island of the dolls -- Not who I used to be -- Abandoned ship! -- The wow! signal -- Monster jellies -- Quiz: how woooooooo are you? -- It's raining fish and frogs -- Presidential poltergeists -- Space oddity -- Bigfoot caught on camera -- Wicked waves -- Been there, done that -- Under your skin -- The green children of Woolpit -- The ghosts of flight 401 -- Little forgotten place -- Mongolian death worm -- Quiz: mysteries of science -- Swallowed up! -- Yellowstone supervolcano -- Tech takeover -- Martian mania -- Floating free -- The end of the world.

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