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Skeleton Creek #3: The Crossbones

Skeleton Creek #3: The Crossbones

By Patrick Carman   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9780545249942 Hardcover
224 Pages | 5.69" x 8.57" | Ages 8 to 12

Part text, part video, all chills and thrills - Patrick Carman's Skeleton Creek returns!

Strange things happen in Skeleton Creek . . . and when they do, Ryan writes them down and Sarah captures them on video. Now, the spookiness is spreading, and the mystery is going to take them far beyond Skeleton Creek - into places both unexpectedly sinister and spine-chillingly haunted.

Patrick Carman broke new ground for publishing with the first two Skeleton Creek stories, creating the most successful hybrid of text and web video yet. Now he ups the ante even further, taking the suspense to new places, and taking his legions of readers with him.

Raves & reviews:

Praise for Skeleton Creek:

"This is something kids will want . . . Carman's accessible, journal-type text, full of mystery and foreshadowing, pulls from the outset [and] the nicely choreographed videos definitely build atmosphere." -Booklist

"There are so many good things to say about this book. The part print, part video format will entice reluctant readers . . . It will make possible the telling of more interesting and complex tales." &mdashThe-Trades.com

"All the way to the last chilling pages, readers will be enthralled and totally surprised . . . Hang on to your flashlights and be ready for some really great twists!" &mdashTeenReads.com