Scary: A Book of Horrible Things for Kids
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Scary: A Book of Horrible Things for Kids

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Meet Horris, the horrifying narrator of Scary, a nonfiction book for kids on the scarier facts of life. Horris knows all about the gross and gory, and he delivers the gruesome goods, adding his own mix of dark humor and dangerous antics. In Scary, kids learn fascinating facts about the world s most poisonous snakes and spiders, read frightening (and true) ghost stories, di...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published September 9th 2005 by Hylas Publishing
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Beyond a doubt, the single most horrifying book I have yet to read.

The book delves into infamous murders and instances of cannibalism - for kids! Forget things that go bump in the night - this little book brings stories death and decay right into the minds of children (with articles about gangrene, the accidental swallowing of leeches, the entombment of a live child, etc.)... A reader's first impulse may be to gasp in horror at some of the fare being proffered for children, and perhaps have this...more
Erica Rhodes
This was a really cute read full of facts about interesting things. It's not just a "little known facts" book. It's a spooky one too. Some of this stuff I knew quite well from my own studies, but the kids certainly didn't. Some of it was new to me too. They cover a wide variety of subjects from creepy crawlers to history to things to ponder.

If your kid is interested in interesting facts, this would be a good book to check out. Not all of the facts check out under close scrutiny from a well-studi...more
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