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Something Wicked This Way Comes

by Ray Bradbury

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When a sinister carnival comes to town just before Halloween, two boys unearth the terrifying and horrible secrets that lurk within Cooger & Dark's Pandemonium Shadow Show — and learn the consequences of wishes, as an evil force is at work in Green Town, Ill.

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Bradbury's Tale: A 'Wicked' Read, A Haunted Book

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