The Scary States of America (Paperback)

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Aliens, ghosts, and monsters haunt the pages of this eerie trip around the Scary States of America. With Jason Specter—the nation's unofficial collector of all things paranormalÑas your guide meet the girl in Illinois who can start fires with her mind, the Skunk Ape of Florida that knocks victims flat with its stench, the mischievous Shadow People of Arkansas, the Jersey Devil, the extraterrestrials who take human organs as a souvenir of their trip to Washington, and the wailing ghost of a teenage girl trapped forever in an Oregon lighthouse. Some of these visitors from other worlds don't mean to hurt anyone . . . and some of them do.Warning: All of these stories are based on true events. Are you ready to face the terror in your state?

About the Author


Michael Teitelbaum has been writing and editing children s books and magazines for more than twenty years. He was editor of Little League Magazine for Kids and is the author of a two-volume encyclopedia on the Baseball Hall of Fame. Michael has also written many books based on popular cartoon characters such as Garfield and Batman. He recently adapted the films Spider-Man and Men in Black II into junior novels. Michael and his wife, Sheleigah, split their time between New York City and their 160 year-old farmhouse in the Catskill Mountains of upstate New York.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780440421184
ISBN-10: 0440421187
Publisher: Yearling Books
Publication Date: July 10th, 2012
Pages: 404
Language: English