The World of Lore

The World of Lore

Monstrous Creatures

Book - 2017 | First edition
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The first book in a three-volume collection, The World of Lore : Monstrous Creatures shares the incredible true stories that inspired the legends of famous monsters, from werewolves to wendigo to the Jersey Devil.
Publisher: New York : Del Rey, [2017]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781524797966
Branch Call Number: 001.944 MAH 2017
Characteristics: 299 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Corley, M. S.
Alternative Title: Monstrous creatures


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ReadingAdviser_Sally Mar 21, 2018

If you are a big fan of Aaron Mahnke's podcast this may not be 100% for you. The stories in this book are interesting, engaging, chilling and all basically exactly what his podcast is content wise. I think some of the wording may be the exact same. That said- this is an excellent collection of creepy stories about monsters in folk lore.

LesliePACL Jan 10, 2018

I've always enjoyed fairy tales and folklore. Mahnke tells stories in a compelling manner to engage the reader. This book contains many stories from his podcast by the same name.

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