Magic and Mischief

Short Story Collections

Book 2
Emily Martha Sorensen
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Long before Cornwall was inhabited by humans, it was home to a myriad of mysterious creatures. This collection of stories shares the secrets of the giants, Spriggans, Knackers, and changelings who inhabited and ruled the moors, mountains, and seacoasts of Cornwall. Each shivery tale is preceeded by an introduction to Cornwall's wondrous inhabitants, and is followed by helpful tips on what to do should you encounter one of these unearthly creatures.
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About the author

Shirley Climo was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1928. She attended DePauw University until her mother died unexpectedly in 1949. She dropped out of college and took up her mother's work writing scripts for the weekly WGAR-Radio children's program Fairytale Theatre. During her lifetime, she wrote 24 books including The Korean Cinderella; Magic and Mischief: Tales from Cornwall; A Treasury of Princesses: Princess Tales from Around the World; A Treasury of Mermaids: Mermaid Tales from Around the World; and Someone Saw a Spider: Spider Facts and Folktales. She died on August 25, 2012 at the age of 83.

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Emily Martha Sorensen
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Published on
Dec 31, 1999
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Fiction / Fantasy / Dragons & Mythical Creatures
Fiction / Science Fiction / Alien Contact
Fiction / Short Stories (single author)
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Dragons, Unicorns & Mythical
Juvenile Fiction / Short Stories
Young Adult Fiction / Science Fiction / Alien Contact
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