Tales of Mystery and Terror

Tales of Mystery and Terror

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by Edgar Allan Poe
     
 

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Thirteen stories of horror, suspense and the supernatural. 'The Pit and the Pendulum', 'The Fall of the House of Usher' and 'The Black Cat' are just three of Edgar Allan Poe's most famous tales in this chilling collection.

Overview

Thirteen stories of horror, suspense and the supernatural. 'The Pit and the Pendulum', 'The Fall of the House of Usher' and 'The Black Cat' are just three of Edgar Allan Poe's most famous tales in this chilling collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140367201
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
08/28/1995
Series:
Puffin Classics Series
Edition description:
ABR
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,323,549
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.75(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1310L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Edgar Allan Poe (1809 – 49), was born in Boston, USA. He was a short-story writer, editor and literary critic, and is considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of the earliest American practitioners of the short story and is considered the inventor the detective-fiction genre.

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Tales Of Mystery And Terror (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love the book but every time I read it, I end up not getting it because he uses a lot of figurative language. But, hey I am only on the 6th grade so you should know that I would not understand.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
I had a hard time understanding what was happening. edgar allen poe is so confusing. the only story i really like is The Raven.
Guest More than 1 year ago
this book was fantastik. it just keepet you on your tose throwout the hole book. it freeked me out becase the ather described his storys so well. if there was a secwell to this book i would deffintly try to find it.