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Most widely held works by Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
The scarecrow walks at midnight by R. L Stine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,930 libraries worldwide
Jodie is staying with her grandparents on their farm and sees the scarecrows "come alive!"
Say cheese and die by R. L Stine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,862 libraries worldwide
Strange things happen when Greg starts using the camera he and his friends found.
Deep trouble by R. L Stine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,847 libraries worldwide
Billy and his sister visit their uncle on a Caribbean island and encounter something frightening and strange near the beautiful coral reefs.
Touch by Elmore Leonard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1,708 libraries worldwide
Here is a new bestseller from the acclaimed author of Glitz and Bandits.
Ghosts don't eat potato chips by Debbie Dadey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1,600 libraries worldwide
"It started out to be a simple visit to a sick old aunt, but strange things were happening at the rundown house. Could it be haunted?" Spooky things are happening in Aunt Matilda's house. Potato chips on the floor are spelling out secret messages and forming trails. And if Aunt Matilda is snoring in her bed, then who is whistling a tune? There must be a ghost in Aunt Matilda's house.
Santa Claus doesn't mop floors by Debbie Dadey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Mr. Jolly keeps the school magically clean and bitter cold, and he's full of surprises, but can he make a miracle happen?
Don't go to sleep by R. L Stine ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1,435 libraries worldwide
Matt hates his tiny bedroom, but his mom refuses to let him sleep in the guest room. One night, Matt sneaks in there and his whole life changes. Every time he falls asleep, he wakes up in a new nightmare.
Stardust by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,258 libraries worldwide
The story of young Tristran Thorn and his adventures in the land of Faerie. He has fallen in love with beautiful Victoria Forester and in order to win her hand, he must retrieve a fallen star and deliver it to her. Young adult.
Am I the princess or the frog? : Jim Benton's tales from Mackerel Middle School by Jim Benton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
Jamie is crushing on Hudson. Someone too-gross-to-be- named is crushing on Jamie. And Hudson is crushing on . . . Princess Turd of Turdsylvania (a.k.a. The Prettiest Girl in the World). Middle school may be grim, but it's no fairy tale. And crazy doesn't even begin to cover it. Jamie Kelly writes in her diary about her crush on Mr. Prince, the new student teacher at Mackerel Middle School, and she feels certain that he is the secret admirer who is sending her love poems.
Crystal singer by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
Her name was Killashandra Ree; and after ten grueling years of musical training she was young, beautiful and without prospects. Then she heard of the mysterious Heptite Guild on the planet Ballybran, where the fabled Black Crystal was found. For those quailified, the Guild was said to provide careers, security, and the chance for wealth beyond imagining.
Summer's child by Luanne Rice ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
The lives of four different people come together as the result of the mysterious disappearance of expectant mother Leila Jameson.
Briar's book by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Briar, a young mage-in-training, and his teacher Rosethorn must use their magic to fight a deadly plague that is ravaging Summersea.
Ghosts of the Titanic by Charles R Pellegrino ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
A member of the team that discovered the Titanic on the ocean floor recreates the final day of the ship in detail, using new technology to peer deeper into the ship than anyone has ever looked.
Angel of hope by Lurlene McDaniel ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,047 libraries worldwide
After her older sister Heather, enthusiastic about changing the world, returns from doing medical missionary work in Uganda, seventeen-year-old Amber feels ignored and confused about her own future and decides to go back to Africa in Heather's place.
Ghost walk by Heather Graham ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 977 libraries worldwide
The manager of a New Orleans haunted-tour company, Nikki DuMonde finds herself in the middle of this tale of paranormal visitations, nightmares, and murder.
The girl death left behind by Lurlene McDaniel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 929 libraries worldwide
Numb with grief when an accident kills her entire family, fourteen-year-old Beth suddenly finds herself living with her spoiled cousin Terri and trying to make friends at a new school.
Husky in a hut by Ben M Baglio ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 857 libraries worldwide
While staying on Baffin Island, Mandy and her parents enjoy the thrill of a dogsled ride. But the trip is plunged into disaster when wolves attack one of the Husky teams. The lead dog, Nanook, is badly injured. Mandy helps move her to a secluded hut, but can she get the rescue party to Nanook in time?
Scooby-doo! and the fairground phantom by James Gelsey ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 835 libraries worldwide
Scooby and the gang are enjoying the county fair until a Revolutionary War ghost shows up and ruins even Shaggy's appetite.
Contemporary scenes for student actors ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A selection of more than eighty scenes by major modern playwrights for two people.
The hidden past by Jude Watson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
Obi-Wan Kenobi and Qui-Gon Jinn are hijacked to the planet Phindar, where the rulers control the citizens by erasing their memories.
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