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Spooky Oregon : tales of hauntings, strange happenings, and other local lore / retold by S.E. Schlosser ; illustrated by Paul G. Hoffman.

Schlosser, S. E., (author.). Hoffman, Paul G., (illustrator.).

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Summary:

"Pull up a chair or gather 'round the campfire and get ready for creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences from times past. Oregon folklore traditions are kept alive in these expert retellings by master storyteller S.E. Schlosser and through artist Paul Hoffman's evocative illustrations. You'll meet ghosts and witches, hear the things that go bump in the night, and feel an icy wind on the back of your neck on a warm summer evening. The stories in this entertaining and compelling collection will have you looking over your shoulder again and again." --Back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 398.209795 .S345s 2018 (Text) 37814003315026 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 10/19/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781493034659
  • ISBN: 1493034650
  • Physical Description: xii, 242 pages: illustrations, map ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Second Edition.
  • Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut. : Globe Pequot, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-242).
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one: Ghost stories -- The handkerchief : Newport -- Top hat and cane : Bend -- Neahkahnie treasure : Tillamook County -- Shanghaied : Portland -- Looking for Johnny : Oregon City -- The green lady : Jacksonville -- The mad logger : Lincoln County -- The sandbar : Astoria -- The rivals : Sisters -- Cold : Ashland -- The cabin : Mount Hood -- The golden hand : Medford -- Underground : Pendleton -- Is it Rue? : Heceta Head -- The empty chair : Ashland -- Part two : Powers of darkness and light -- Devil's Lake : Lincoln City -- The lights : Hells Canyon -- Trespassing : Cascade Mountains -- Tommy knockin' : John Day -- Griffin : Merlin -- The Cheshire cat : Eugene -- Bandage man : Cannon Beach -- Laughing devil : Gold Beach -- The devil's sink : Elgin -- Time slip : Fort Clatsop -- Destiny : Crater Lake -- The new neighbor : Baker City -- Close encounter : Willamette Forest -- Ambuluk the monster : Forked mountain.
Summary, etc.:
"Pull up a chair or gather 'round the campfire and get ready for creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences from times past. Oregon folklore traditions are kept alive in these expert retellings by master storyteller S.E. Schlosser and through artist Paul Hoffman's evocative illustrations. You'll meet ghosts and witches, hear the things that go bump in the night, and feel an icy wind on the back of your neck on a warm summer evening. The stories in this entertaining and compelling collection will have you looking over your shoulder again and again." --Back cover.
Subject: Haunted places > Oregon.
Ghosts > Oregon.
Folklore.
Tales.
Genre: Horror fiction.
Ghost stories.
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