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- ISBN: 9781599906980 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2011.
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|Summary, etc.:|| This spine-tingling novel has more than enough fear factor for the most ardent fan of scary stories. Uncle Montague lives alone in a big house, but regular visits from his nephew, Edgar, give him the opportunity to recount some of the frightening stories he knows. As each tale unfolds, an eerie pattern emerges of young lives gone awry in the most terrifying of ways. Young Edgar begins to wonder just how Uncle Montague knows all these ghastly tales. This clever collection of stories-within-a-story is perfectly matched with darkly witty illustrations by David Roberts. Uncle Montague's creepy tales have something?or someone?in common.Chris Priestley is both a writer and an illustrator. He has published several works of fiction and nonfiction for young readers. He lives with his family in Norfolk, England. David Roberts is the illustrator of A House Called Awful End and the other books in the popular Eddie Dickens Trilogy as well as the author-illustrator of...
|Target Audience Note:|| MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
6 ATOS Level
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