The Ghostly Tales of the Haunted South

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Ghost stories from the American South have never been so creepy, fun, and full of mystery! The haunted history of cities across the southeast come to life—even when the main players are dead. Have you heard about the ghosts at the Mayberry Inn in Hot Springs, Arkansas? Their connection to the Inn is so strong—and grisly—they may never check out! Did you know the Springer Opera House in Columbus, Georgia, is haunted by the brother of one of the most infamous men in American history? Do you know the history of the majestic—and haunted—tombs of St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 in New Orleans, Louisiana? Dive into this spooky chapter book for suspenseful tales of bumps in the night, paranormal investigations, and the unexplained; just be sure to keep the light on.
ISBN: 9781467198400
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Children's Books
State: Alabama
Series: Spooky America
Images: 50
Pages: 112
Dimensions: 5.25 (w) x 7.625 (h)
Dr. Alan Brown is an award-winning professor of English at the University of West Alabama. He has a deep interest in Southern folklore, especially Southern ghostlore and African-American culture and music and has written over thirty books. When Dr. Brown is not teaching or writing, he enjoys reading thrillers and watching movies. He also does a little ghost hunting on the side. His favorite activities, however, include traveling to haunted places with his wife, Marilyn, and playing with his two grandsons, Cade and Owen.
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