By Caroline B. Cooney
Althea's desires are approximately to develop into her nightmares.
Althea has constantly been a candy, sort lady. In center institution, she had a gaggle of buddies to hang around with. She was once at the softball group, took gymnastics, and gained ribbons for horseback using. yet highschool is terrible for Althea. She doesn't make the cheerleading squad. Her crew of pals splits aside to shape new cliques, and Althea is left to take a seat on my own at lunch. that's, until eventually she discovers a vampire residing within the attic tower of her family members domestic. A vampire who could make her desires come real: a place at the cheerleading squad; reputation; a boyfriend. the entire vampire desires in go back is a small sacrifice, and Althea is in too deep to again out now. the 1st ebook in Caroline B. Cooney's Vampire's Promise trilogy unearths the chance in the back of the door of the Shuttered Room . . .
This book positive aspects an illustrated biography of Caroline B. Cooney together with infrequent photos and never-before-seen files from the author's own assortment.
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Two massive muscular arms enfold you. A great ugly fanged face bears down towards your own. Smack! You have just been kissed by a gorilla, Pip! Collect your wits and go to 64. 57-58 58 57 'Have at you, foul beast of Hades! ' you cry heroically as you launch yourself upon the Thing. Which runs away. Can you believe that? The horrifying Thing just up and ran away! Not so much as a snap in your direction! Excitedly you run after it, still hurling abuse and heroic jibes. Which is possibly a big mistake, as you may discover when you turn to 59.
If the ants kill you, go to 14. If you survive, you may leave by either door. 91 Another 10' x 10' chamber. Doors in the east, north and west walls. Go east to 84. North to 106. West to 129. 92 You have entered a Gallery of Mirrors, 20' wide and a full 80' long. Not ordinary mirrors, of course: not in a place like this. They are all dis- 93 torting mirrors, the sort you get at carnivals where you look in and see yourself as a fat dwarf or a thin giant. Except they aren't exactly like carnival mirrors.
You could try to revive him, of course. A score of 10, 11 or 12 on two dice should do the trick and take you to 18. If you fail, perhaps it best just to creep away quietly, in which case you can take the road west out of the village (10) or try the provisions store (11) or the church (11) or the smithy (17) or make for the wood to the east (41) or even try an innings at pogolfit (58). 28 This corridor goes on forever! Gloomy, dank, smelly and dead straight. ) You follow it with an increasing feeling of dread, noting that the floor seems to be climbing upwards gently as you continue on.