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Chris Priestley

Autor(a) de Uncle Montague's Tales of Terror

39+ Works 1,793 Membros 77 Críticas 2 Favorited

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Obras por Chris Priestley

Uncle Montague's Tales of Terror (2007) 495 exemplares
The Dead of Winter (2012) 138 exemplares
Mister Creecher (2011) 107 exemplares
Death and the Arrow (2000) 101 exemplares
The Last of the Spirits (2014) 55 exemplares
The White Rider (2004) 28 exemplares
Through Dead Eyes (2013) 26 exemplares
Curse of the Werewolf Boy (2017) 24 exemplares
The Dead Men Stood Together (2013) 24 exemplares
Battle of Hastings (Double Take) (2003) 24 exemplares
Christmas Tales of Terror (2012) 17 exemplares
Seven Ghosts (2019) 16 exemplares
Billy Wizard (Young Corgi) (2005) 15 exemplares
The Teacher's Tales of Terror (2011) 13 exemplares
Anything That Isn't This (2015) 11 exemplares
Flesh and Blood (2017) 10 exemplares
Freeze (2021) 9 exemplares
Treasure of the Golden Skull (2018) 8 exemplares
Still Water (2018) 8 exemplares
Superpowerless (2017) 8 exemplares
The Wickford Doom (2015) 6 exemplares
New world (2007) 6 exemplares
Blood Oath. (Heroes) (2011) 4 exemplares
Dog Magic! (Corgi pups) (2000) 4 exemplares
Witch Hunt (2003) 3 exemplares
Attack of the Meteor Monsters (2019) 3 exemplares
Todo menos esto (2017) 2 exemplares
De verschrikkelijke verhalen (2010) 2 exemplares
Jail-breaker Jack (2001) 1 exemplar
Sju spöken (2021) 1 exemplar

Associated Works

Hellboy: An Assortment of Horrors (2017) — Contribuidor — 51 exemplares
Uncertainties: Twenty-One Strange Tales (2016) — Artista da capa, algumas edições2 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1958-08-25
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
UK
Local de nascimento
Hull, Yorkshire, England, UK
Agente
Philippa Milnes-Smith

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Stories within stories. Maya's teacher sets an assignment that they write short creepy stories about winter. As each of her friends reads out their tale, there are common themes - a girl in a silver coat, ghosts, a dramatic ending and she and her friends in their home town are all involved. And each of the stories takes place in the chill of winter...
 
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nicsreads | Mar 25, 2024 |
Historical Fiction
 
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BooksInMirror | 5 outras críticas | Feb 19, 2024 |
My favorite stories in this one were The Gilt Frame, A Ghost Story, and Uncle Montague's story.
 
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VanessaMarieBooks | 21 outras críticas | Dec 10, 2023 |
I liked the way these stories were framed by the narrator’s visits to his uncle, and some of them were quite spooky. The dialogue to transition from one to another was a little clunky, and I was disappointed by the uncle’s explanation at the end. The gloomy, mysterious atmosphere around him and his house had built up nicely, but Uncle Montague’s confession felt anticlimactic. The stories aren’t super gory, but there are still nasty shocks and a lot of death. The book had an old-fashioned feel to it, and my husband, who reads a lot of Victorian ghost stories, enjoyed it.… (mais)
 
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Harks | 21 outras críticas | Dec 17, 2022 |

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Obras
39
Also by
2
Membros
1,793
Popularidade
#14,346
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
77
ISBN
187
Línguas
9
Marcado como favorito
2

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