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Bad seeds : evil progeny

Author: Steve Berman
Publisher: [Rockville, Md.] : Prime Books, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Children are supposed to be all sugar and spice and everything nice-- but we know that's not the truth. Dark tales of wicked tykes and dangerous kids playing vicious games that lead adults--sometimes their own parents--to their demise are a staple of frightening fiction. Beware the schoolyards and playgrounds, even the sanctity of the familial home, especially after dark. And don't be fooled by a trickle of tears  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror tales
Horror fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Berman
ISBN: 9781607013938 1607013932
OCLC Number: 832608988
Description: 359 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: If Damon comes / Charles L. Grant --
Treats / Norman Partridge --
The family / Halli Villegas --
The horse lord / Lisa Tuttle --
My name is Leejun / John Schoffstall --
Princess of the night / Michael Kelly --
Duck Hunt / Joe R. Lansdale --
The choir / Joel d. Lane --
Children of the corn / Stephen King --
Yellowjacket summer / Robert R. McCammon --
The stuff that goes on in their heads / Michael Marshal Smith --
Second grade / Charles Antin --
Respects / Ramsey Campbell --
Melanie Klein Said / Robert McVety --
Gaslight / Jeffrey Ford --
Endless encore / Will Ludwigsen --
Cockroach / Dale Bailey --
By the mark / Gemma files --
The disappearance of James H___ / Hal Duncan --
I was a teenage slasher victim / Stephen Graham Jones --
Blue rose / Peter Straub --
Making friends / Gary Raisor --
You deserve / Alex Jeffers --
The queen of knives / Georgina Bruce --
The naughty list / Christine Morgan --
The perfect dinner party / Cassandra Clare & Holly Black --
Make believe / Michael Reaves.
Responsibility: edited by Steve Berman.

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Children are supposed to be all sugar and spice and everything nice ...but we know that's not the truth. This title offers twenty-seven tales of offspring by both masters of the genre and imaginative  Read more...

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by billborre (WorldCat user published 2018-06-14) Excellent Permalink

"The Queen of Knives" by Georgina Bruce - Eva is a little girl who sees an Other in the mirror she refers to as Queen of Knives. The queen tells Eva she has many stories but their true meaning is in blood and Eva needs a knife. Eva is not allowed to possess sharp objects since the day...
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