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Issue Details: First known date: 1997... 1997 The Doll
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'Caroline's family inherited a mysterious, old-fashioned doll. Soon after it arrives, Caroline's mother becomes deathly sick. Then the doll starts popping up in some very odd places. Caroline thinks that the doll is out to get her mom. Could a little doll be evil?'
Source: Stone Arch Books website (Sighted 03/05/2012)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Port Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Lothian , 1997 .
      Extent: 47p.
      Description: illus.
      ISBN: 085091860X
      Series: After Dark Gary Crew (editor), Lothian (publisher), 1995 series - publisher children's thriller horror After Dark is a popular series of thrillers, some containing mild horror or supernatural content, written for older children by Australian and New Zealand authors. The books are extensively illustrated, and are targeted at reluctant readers, although their appeal has proved to be much wider. The series is edited by Gary Crew, who has also authored some of the books in the series. After Dark has also been published as a series in the United Kingdom by Franklin Watts. According to the Courier Mail (Brisbane), "All the stories [in the After Dark series] are strong, dramatic and chilling. They are rich in symbolism and meaning. They are well crafted and feature a range of story structures from simple narratives to complex multi-layered plots. After Dark offers the promise of heart-stopping, spine-tingling drama and it doesn't disappoint." Number in series: 23
    • London,
      United Kingdom (UK),
      Western Europe, Europe,
      Franklin Watts ,
      2000 .
      Extent: 56p.
      Description: illus.
      ISBN: 0749638435(pbk.)
      Series: After Dark Franklin Watts (publisher), 1999 series - publisher children's fiction horror Number in series: 23
    • Mankato, Minnesota,
      United States of America (USA),
      Stone Arch Books ,
      2008 .
      Alternative title: The Deadly Doll
      Extent: 73p.
      Description: illus.
      ISBN: 9781598898583; 9781598899146 (pbk.)
      Series: Shade Books Stone Arch Books (publisher), 2007 series - publisher children's fiction horror
Last amended 3 May 2012 08:51:18