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The Book of Ghosts

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Never before have Michael Hague′s paintings been so captivating, lending a further dimension of mystery and the macabre to the classic chilling tales in this collection which includes The Legend of Sleepy Hallow, The Tell-Tale Heart, The Mummy′s Curse, The Canterville Ghost, The Monkey′s Paw, The Story of the Inexperienced Ghost, A Diagnosis of Death, Laura, and The Statem ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published July 28th 2009 by HarperCollins (first published 2009)
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Amy
I had really liked Michael Hague's collections of other stories, so I checked this one out from the library and it didn't disappoint. There were some classics that were fun to re-read as well as some stories that I wasn't familiar with.

Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe
The Mummy's Curse by Louisa May Alcott (who would have thought!)
The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde
The Monkey's Paw by W. W. Jacobs
The Story of the Inexperienced Ghost H. G. Wells
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Michael Hague is renowned as the illustrator of many children's classics, including editions of The Wizard Of Oz, Peter Pan, The Hobbit, and The Velveteen Rabbit. He also illustrated The Book of Ghosts, Where Fairies Dance, The Book of Wizards, and The Book of Fairy Poetry as well as wrote and illustrated the graphic novel in The Small. Michael lives with his wife, Kathleen, in Colorado Springs, C ...more
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