Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on More Than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

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Turtleback Books, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 192 pages
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Beginning with a gripping description of the worst-case scenarios heard on the news, expert explainer Murphy explains the science behind kids' terror and delivers a reassuring message that life is only as scary as we make it. Illustrations.

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Review: Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on more than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

User Review  - Ms. Yingling - Goodreads

This compendium of things that people find scary covers the science of fear and supports that information with statistics. For instance, in the chapter about fear of animals, it gives statistics about ... Read full review

Review: Stuff That Scares Your Pants Off!: The Science Scoop on more than 30 Terrifying Phenomena!

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

While this book is chock full of scary things like shark attacks, killer viruses, and poltergeists, it would really benefit from color illustrations. The ones currently included are black and white ... Read full review

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