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Urban Legends - Horror Collection

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Urban Legends - Horror Collection is approx. 18,000 words in total.

I consider this category the bread and butter of Urban Legends (ULs). These tales offer horror in its simplest and purest form, delivered straight to the heart like an adrenalin rush. They form the backbone to most modern horror stories, and today’s slasher/horror films are heavily dependent on and influenc
Kindle Edition, 66 pages
Published October 1st 2013
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Jan 15, 2014 Kylie rated it really liked it
I am a HUGE fan of Urban Legends, and after seeing some recent TV shows and movies based on UL's I decided to look for some books on the topic. There are a LOT out there, but this one got some good reviews, so I decided to give it a go.

For anyone who wants to know if Bloody Mary was a real girl, or if the Hook Man once prowled Lovers Lane at night, this is a great book to get you started into the fascinating world of the Urban Legend. This author has done the research and looks for the point wh
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Nov 06, 2013 Brenda Seaberg rated it really liked it
I certainly recognized many of the urban legends listed in this book. It was interesting to read them, then some variances on them, as well as notes on their truthfulness and background on them. I would read more of Mark Barber's books, especially regarding this subject matter as I find it most fascinating.
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Jan 09, 2014 rebecca buchanan rated it it was amazing
Urban legends at there best

This book had a very interesting take on several urban legends. I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys urban legends.
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Shelves: lendable
Great fun! I have heard about most of these but it's still worth a read!
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Lieutenant Mark Barker, Royal Navy, is a pilot based at RNAS Culdrose. His dissertation on the Fleet Air Arm in the Mediterranean during the Second World War was named as the best in year at the Royal Navy Academy, Dartmouth. He was named Best Aircrew Officer upon graduation of his class.
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