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The Paranormal Caught on Film by
Call Number: YA 133.92 WIL
Publication Date: 2008-09-23
'The Paranormal Caught on Film' is a mysterious and mesmerising collection of photographs depicting ghosts and other extraordinary phenomena from around the world.
The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century by
Call Number: YA 345.744 MIL
Publication Date: 2016-01-12
August 4, 1892: Lizzie Borden calls out frantically for help. When the maid and the neighbors come running, they find Lizzie's father, Andrew Borden, lying murdered in the sitting room of the Borden home at 92 Second Street in Fall River, Massachusetts. Soon after, the body of Lizzie's stepmother, Abby, is discovered upstairs.As the minutes give way to hours, one person rises to the top of the list of suspects: Lizzie herself. But how could a mild-mannered young woman from a prominent family be an axe murderer? In a compelling narrative, Sarah Miller investigates the chilling crime - from the gruesome details of that fateful August day to Lizzie's dramatic court battles to the role sensational newspaper headlines played in swaying public opinion. Enhanced by period photos, newspaper clippings, and, yes, even an image of the crime scene, this is middle-grade nonfiction that races like a true-crime novel. Prepare to devour it and to grapple with the same questions a nation asked itself over a century ago: Did Lizzie do it? And if not, who did?
Scary Story Reader by
Call Number: YA 398.2 SCA
Publication Date: 1994-09-01
A collection of scary urban legends and other modern-day horror tales preserved by oral tradition, including Hook-arm, The Call from the Downstairs Phone, and Give Me Back My Guts!
Poison: Deadly Deeds, Perilous Professions, and Murderous Medicines by
Call Number: YA 615.9 ALB
Publication Date: 2017-09-05
For centuries, people have been poisoning one another--changing personal lives and the course of empires alike.
From spurned spouses and rivals, to condemned prisoners like Socrates, to endangered emperors like Alexander the Great, to modern-day leaders like Joseph Stalin and Yasser Arafat, poison has played a starring role in the demise of countless individuals. And those are just the deliberate poisonings. Medical mishaps, greedy "snake oil" salesmen and food contaminants, poisonous Prohibition, and industrial toxins also impacted millions.
Part history, part chemistry, part whodunit, Poison: Deadly Deeds, Perilous Professions, and Murderous Medicines traces the role that poisons have played in history from antiquity to the present and shines a ghoulish light on the deadly intersection of human nature...and Mother Nature.
Call Number: YA 736.982 MAR
Publication Date: 2012-07-31
Follow simple step-by-step instructions for creating 25 creepy creatures like evil witches, ghoulish goblins, sinister skulls, fearsome fangs, Frankenstein's Monster, and more. Also included is level of difficulty for each project, a glossary of fiendish folds and tips, paper-sourcing ideas, twelve 6x6-inch origami papers, how-to illustrations, and a fun full-color design throughout.
Manga Mania Occult and Horror by
Call Number: YA 741.5316 HAR
Publication Date: 2007-11-13
This is an introduction to the strange, mysterious universe of elegant occult and horror. With his popular step-by-step drawings and clear text, Christopher Hart shows exactly how to draw wizards, demon children, vampires, dragon worshipers and many more denizens of the hidden places between darkness and light.