Read, Scream, Repeat
Curated by Jennifer Killick
Short stories by Kirsty Applebaum, Jasbinder Bilan, Aisha Busby, Joseph Coelho, Rachel Delahaye, Kat Ellis, Jennifer Killick, Polly Ho-Yen, Phil Hickes, Sharna Jackson, Elle McNicoll, Dan Smith and J T Williams
Read, Scream, Repeat is an excellent collection of spooky, spine-chilling short stories by some of Britain’s foremost writers for children, expertly curated by Jennifer Killick.
A bag left on a train leads to a scary experience. Is there really a monster lurking in a lake on a posh country estate? What danger is faced by a group of children on a summer camp? Ghost trees and supernatural paintings. A schoolgirl’s homework project leads to a terrifying graveyard encounter. A new home is a haunted house with dangers abounding. A robot runs amok. Can an old carpet in a house really contain evil spirits? What lurks in an attic in a creepy old house? Who are the mysterious Magpies?
These are some of the murky, scary themes featuring in these short stories. Each one leads the reader on a frightening, unsettling journey into the unknown.
Bookwagon is proud to stock all of Jennifer Killick’s novels, including the Crater Lake and Dread Wood series.