“These are stories to be read late at night to an audience willing to be surprised, startled, and kept up wondering about what might lurk nearby.”
– Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Wildly imaginative and delightfully macabre."
—Booklist, starred review
“A folk treasure as well as required reading for hikers, trail bikers, and would-be cryptid hunters.”
– Kirkus, starred review
"A captivating collection for fans of Alvin Schwartz’s Scary Tales to Tell in the Dark, this is also ideal for those looking for something fresh, creative, and deliciously creepy. Outstanding faux-lore creature tales that will blow away middle school readers."
– School Library Journal, starred review
"A darkly comic Poe-like bestiary."
--Chris Priestley, author of Uncle Montague’s Tales of Terror