Joan Aiken - Fiction - 1984 - 203 pages
Thirteen tales blending the commonplace and the bizarre focus on the encounters of young people with the supernatural as in the tale of an unpopular student who masters the ...
Joan Aiken - 1990 - 160 pages
A collection of nine fairy tales including "The Queen with Screaming Hair," "The Spider in the Bath," and "Lost--One Pair of Legs."
Joan Aiken - Fiction - 1980 - 183 pages
Blending the homely with the exotic, this collection of fifteen macabre tales includes an eerie story about a six-year-old girl whose scalp is inhabited by Druids
Joan Aiken - 1999 - 184 pages
Called back to London on a special work assignment, a young woman has persistent misgivings about leaving her house and children in the care of the strange couple hired by her ...
Joan Aiken - Literary Criticism - 1978 - 264 pages
Reluctantly agreeing to a counterfeit marriage to her cousin Gareth in order to obtain a large inheritance, Delphie Carteret discovers that the marriage may be legally binding ...
Joan Aiken - 1990 - 128 pages
A collection of eight stories about the mysterious world of sleeping, dreams and bedtime.
Rochelle Majer Krich - Fiction - 1992 - 304 pages
Branded as a murderer when her insanely religious, orthodox Jewish husband--who had refused to grant her a divorce--is found murdered, Deena Vogler must clear her name and ...
Joan Aiken - Fiction - 1972 - 231 pages
Georgia Marsh encounters international intrigue when she travels to the Greek island of Dendros and accepts a position teaching the children of a multi-millionaire
Sherril Jaffe - Family & Relationships - 1997 - 229 pages
Jaffe describes her frustrations and confusion as her teenaged daughter began running away, breaking curfew, treating her parents with contempt, and enlisting the help of her ...
Joan Aiken - 1987 - 336 pages
In nineteenth-century England, Louisa and Alvey, two girls who look exactly alike, switch identities and become entangled in a web of complication