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Melanie Dellas

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I am an historian, author, editor, dancer and mom. My first books, Fantastic, Fabulous Creatures & Beasts Volumes 1 & 2, features mythological creatures from countries around the world. I take the real tales and put them in a rhyming format so it will be easy for kids to read and remember. I've also recently published my first book with my 9-year-old son John. Pat-A-Cake, Pat-A-Cake...We Made A Mistake! is a funny take on the age-old rhyming game. Great for early readers, and 25% of the profits go to a local children's charity.

Anyone who knows me knows I love a good paranormal story or mythological creature feature, and so what better way to begin my series of blogs than by taking a look at some legends right here in our own backyard?

The United States is surprisingly rich in paranormal ghost and creature activity. But one of my good friends brought this cute little critter to my attention, and I just can’t get it ou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on November 27, 2012 21:33 • 98 views • Tags: chupacabra, history, mythology
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