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A Christmas carol : being a ghost story of Christmas

by:Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future. Presented in comic book format.

Editions:2861  Date:1457 - 2019  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Juvenile works, Ghost stories

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The legend of Sleepy Hollow

by:Irving, Washington, 1783-1859

A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman.

Editions:347  Date:1820 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Horror fiction

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The turn of the screw

by:James, Henry, 1843-1916

The classic ghost story about a high-strung governess and the two young children who may--or may not--be plotting with the diabolical Peter Quint.

Editions:891  Date:1879 - 2018  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction, Ghost stories, Ghost stories

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A Christmas carol

by:Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.

Editions:479  Date:1843 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Christmas stories, Juvenile works, Ghost stories, Ghost stories

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A Christmas carol and other stories

by:Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

Through the intervention of four ghosts, Ebenezer Scrooge is shown the spirit of Christmas.

Editions:615  Date:1800 - 2018  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Short stories, Short stories

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True believer

by:Sparks, Nicholas

As a science journalist with a regular column in Scientific American, Jeremy Marsh specializes in debunking the supernatural and has a real nose for the strange and unusual. A born skeptic, he travels to the small town of Boone Creek, North Carolina, determined to find the real cause behind the ghostly apparitions that appear in the town cemetery. What he doesn't plan on, however, is meeting and falling hopelessly in love with Lexie Darnell, granddaughter of the town psychic. Now, if the young lovers are to have any kind of future at all, Jeremy must make a difficult choice: return to the life he knows, or do something he could never do before-take a giant leap of faith.

Editions:153  Date:1999 - 2017  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Science fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, Ghost stories

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A Christmas carol : in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas

by:Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870

A miser learns the true meaning of Christmas when three ghostly visitors review his past and foretell his future.

Editions:560  Date:1800 - 2017  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Christmas stories, Christmas fiction

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Bag of bones

by:King, Stephen, 1947-

On falling in love with a woman half his age, novelist Michael Noonan of Maine is drawn into a custody battle for the woman's daughter. The father-in-law, a nasty millionaire, is trying to take the girl away and to complicate matters malevolent spirits are at work. Part love, part ghost story.

Editions:214  Date:1991 - 2018  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Ghost stories

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Lisey's story : a novel

by:King, Stephen, 1947-

Two years after losing her husband of twenty-five years, Lisey looks back at the sometimes frightening intimacy that marked their marriage, her husband's successes as a novelist, and his secretive nature that established Lisey's supernatural belief systems.

Editions:141  Date:1952 - 2016  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Ghost stories, Ghost stories

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Scary stories to tell in the dark

by:Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992

Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

Editions:75  Date:1981 - 2017  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Juvenile works, Horror fiction

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