Books tagged: edward gorey

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Croaked: an Edgar Rowdey Cape Cod Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by Boom-Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
With a new name and new soup-chef’s job at Leo’s Back End, Lydia Vivaldi thinks she’s home free--until she learns her best friend on Cape Cod took a fatal fall off a ladder. Only local artist Edgar Rowdey shares Lydia’s doubts about the “accident.” Can a Wampanoag cashier, a retired Broadway musical team, and a hippie bookstore clerk, among others, help these unlikely sleuths avert more deaths?
Fonna's Change Mantel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
It’s Fonna’s twelfth birthday, and her family has just moved to a new neighborhood. Unfortunately, Fonna never approved! Fonna’s Change Mantel is an impassioned and devious story with a wonderful rhyming style that is witty and fun to read. Illustrated for the first time in color, Fonna and her friends brilliantly come alive on the pages as their free-spirited personalities uniquely interact.
Odd Tales Leftovers
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A collection of mini stories and comics from the Odd Tales books by Steven Vincent. This is Edward Gorey and Shel Silverstein after they finish off a handle of Jack and double team Mother Goose --Lollipop Magazine
Number Nine Penwiper Mews
Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lord Joszef Kiraly is a gentleman, a vampire, and a consulting detective of supernatural skills. In this short, he proves sometimes the best witness is the victim, even when they've lost their heads.
The Little Nell Poems vol. 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
The first in a series of short, "children's" poems starring the doe-eyed, plaid-jumpered Little Nell. Watch as in each four-lined poem, Little Nell is introduced, commits a foolishly amusing act, and then promptly dies....again and again and again.
The Little Nell Poems vol.2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 360. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
This is the second volume of the hapless and humorous adventures of the beloved and pig-tailed Little Nell. The cartoon "girl who keeps on dying" is at it again with a new series of mis-adventures and the same funny and fatal outcomes.
The Nonsense Rhymes of A. Bootrus Walley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These rhymes of A. Bootrus Walley are in the spirit of the nonsense poetry and oddball tales of Edward Lear, Shel Silverstein and Edward Gorey. There are ten of them and their unusual adventures will be a surprise and are meant to be enjoyed for what they are, nonsense poetry. And what of the rhymes’ author, A. Bootrus Walley? Well, he plans to be around for some time.