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Strange Monsters of the Recent Past

Howard Waldrop

Strange Monsters of the Recent Past

  • 128 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Ace Books .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7525192M
ISBN 100441160697
ISBN 109780441160693
OCLC/WorldCa24081684

A motley collection of real and presumptively real monsters — from the Loch Ness serpent and elusive yeti to an escaped python (or perhaps anaconda?) that briefly terrorized an Ohio community before disappearing as mysteriously as it came. Among these anti-climactic investigations are some bonafide discoveries — the dodo, the supposedly extinct Coelacanth fish, the Komodo dragon &# Dr. Fell and the Playground of Doom is a debut novel by David Neilsen and I was very excited to dive into this book. My students are always asking for more scary books and I am always happy to find a new story that gives a bit of a scare. When Jerry, Nancy, and Gail first meet Dr. Fell, their new neighbor, they inform him that his house used to. Apocalypticism is the religious belief that there will be an apocalypse, a term which originally referred to a revelation of God's will, but now usually refers to belief that the world will come to an end very soon, even within one's own lifetime.


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