Monsters, lunatics, vampires, werewolves, evil dolls, and suicide dogs, stones entombing bodies, faces appearing in walls, curses, and meetings with the devil all this and more are contained within this book of Scottish urban legends. Now, for the first time, folklorists and storytellers Grace Banks and Sheena Blackhall explore these intriguing tales. Folklore embeds itself into a local community, often to the extent that some people believe all manner of mysteries and take them as fact. Whether they re stories passed around the school playground, through the internet, or 'round a flickering campfire, urban legends are everywhere. "Scottish Urban Legends" is a quirky and downright spooky ride into the heart of Celtic folklore."
Scottish Urban Myths and Ancient Legends
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