Oddest of All

Oddest of All Cover

Oddest of All

By Bruce Coville

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152058081, 235pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2008

Fans of Bruce Coville's wonderfully weird storytelling will be thrilled to know that the expert of odd is back with a new collection ofnine curious and thought-provokingtales. From stories about a girl wholearnsthe horrifying secrets about what's "really" at the bottom of a murky, desolate pond, a strange chemical factory causing mutations in frogs, and aHalloween mask that becomes a gruesome cluein the disappearance of a child, theodd adventuresin this new collectionare filled with terrifying and ghoulish details. In the eerie, surreal tradition of Edgar Allan Poe, thesereveriesare sure tolinger in the minds of readers.