Top 10 urban legends

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Blazers , Mankato, Minn
Urban folklore, Juvenile literature.., Juvenile literature, Le
Other titlesTop ten urban legends
Statementby Kathryn Clay
SeriesBlazers. Top Ten Unexplained
LC ClassificationsGR78 .C53 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25011471M
ISBN 139781429676380, 9781429676397
LC Control Number2011034691

Top 10 urban legends From Bloody Mary to 'the spider bite', urban myths have inspired countless creepy books and films – here James Dawson shares his 10 favourites and explores their roots and.

This book has 10 urban legends that people say have happened over the course of the last years. Some include about an alligator who lives in New York and another is about a hick hiking ghost. This book is great for students who like reading about strange things that have happened/5.

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For this list, we’re looking at stories involving comic book characters, creators, publishers or others in the industry which have been accepted as fact – but which are actually more complicated, or just flat-out untrue. Fortunato Zanfretta’s abduction story has become one of the most famous urban legends in Italy over the last few decades.

According to his own accounts (originally made while under hypnosis), Zanfretta was abducted by aliens called Dragos from the planet Teetonia, and experienced repeated abductions by the same group over a period of several years ().

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Basically, a group of students is taken out for a field trip by a teacher. On the bus, he decides to tell a scary story and picks Cow Head. As he begins, the students, one by one, notice that the teacher becomes more intense and involved in the story.

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Urban Legends. Published in with writers Robert Boyd, Jan Harold Brunvand, and Robert Loren Fleming; the Big Book of Urban Legends won the Eisner Award for Best Anthology. Collected by Brunvand, the two hundred tales in this volume are folklore for our times. WeirdosFormat: Ongoing series.

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Michigan has no shortage of urban legends that have been passed down for generations. Hey, guys. Dice Rollen here with a list of urban legends. Urban legends were & continue to be disturbing & creepy stories that are told among friends. Kind of like campfire stories to scare kids.

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Ireland’s long history is riddled with ancient mythology and folklore. Ireland’s ancient societies, the Druids and the Celtics, believed in the power of magic and many of these beliefs spread to modern day legends told again and again across the country.

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The definitive Internet reference source for researching urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. The Internet has probably been one of the best (or worst, depending on your point of view) things to happen to urban legends — it allows.

Movies based on scary urban legends have been popular for a long time. With 's Candyman getting people scared of this tale all over again, a lot of people have started thinking about other urban legends that have scared them just as much as the one that movie is based on.

Whether it's a recent urban legend that grew on the Internet or one from decades Author: Lacey Womack. "The Vanishing Hitchhiker" is a ghost story in the traditional mold.

Jan Harold Brunvand, who literally wrote the book on this somber tale (The Vanishing Hitchhiker: American Urban Legends and Their Meanings, ), described it as "the most often collected and the most discussed contemporary legend of all.".