Mystery Underground is a collection of scary short stories for kids, middle grade readers, and everyone who likes a good scare. The stories combine the monsters and mystery of Goosebumps with the surprise endings of the Twilight Zone. They are the perfect scary stories to read in the dark, around the campfire, or under the covers at night with a flashlight. More
MYSTERY UNDERGROUND STATES OF EMERGENCY
Charles David Clasman and David Anthony, co-authors of over twenty books, present Mystery Underground: States of Emergency. Read a scare … if you dare!
Mystery Underground is a collection of scary short stories for kids, middle grade readers, and everyone who likes a good scare. The stories combine the monsters and mystery of Goosebumps with the surprise endings of The Twilight Zone. They are the perfect scary stories to read in the dark, around the campfire, or under the covers at night with a flashlight.
States of Emergency includes seven scary short stories. Six are from the first three books in the Mystery Underground series. One is an exclusive bonus story that can be found nowhere else.
#1: HAPPY HAIRY BIRTHDAY WALLED LAKE, MICHIGAN It’s Cody thirteenth birthday. He shouldn’t have to spend it running from werewolves.
#2: ZOMBIE KING MIDLAND, MICHIGAN Bryce doesn’t want to be a ninja or robot for Halloween. He wants to be a zombie. Does he get his wish when he and his sister Ashley creep into the graveyard on a foggy night?
#3: DEEP GREEN SEA PENSACOLA, FLORIDA Emma and her family return wearily home after a nasty hurricane. What awful secret has the devastating storm left behind?
#4: SECRET OF THE SINKHOLE GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA Brady, Calvin, and Troy discover a sinkhole in the middle of a Florida orange grove. They also discover the frightening truth about how—and what—causes the holes to form.
#5: TAR PIT TERROR LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA Many fossils of prehistoric animals—from dire wolves to mastodons—have been found in the La Brea Tar Pits. When Liam and Charlotte discover a saber-toothed cat’s paw, they soon realize that not all fossils want to be found.
#6: NO. 13 PENCIL SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA Jackson is an amazing artist. His drawings of monsters are realistic and terrifying. What happens when they come to life?
BONUS STORY SLEEPING BEAR DOOM Many legends surround the majestic and mysterious Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes. What caused the dunes to form? Why do they continue to grow year after year? Are the dunes really devouring the surrounding land like a ravenous beast? Caleb and Katie wonder many things as they begin to climb. Will the answers they find allow them to escape?