A Terrifying Taste of Short & Shivery: Thirty Creepy Tales by Robert D. San Souci, Katherine Coville

By Robert D. San Souci, Katherine Coville

Ghoulies, ghosties, and long-leggedy beasties inhabit those 30 chilling stories amassed from around the globe. Creepy vintage and modern tales from Australia, Germany, India, El Salvador, and elsewhere--including a fit supporting of yank apparitions--will preserve readers and listeners scared stiff. Do you dare stroll down the lane the place "Crooker Waits"? Or could you quite shake "The bushy Hands"? Twenty eerie illustrations spotlight this spouse to Robert D. San Souci's past collections of frightening tales, which School Library Journal referred to as "an absolute pride. . . . younger readers will gobble up those thirty exciting snacks and beg for more." get pleasure from this supernatural deal with for spine-tingling enjoyable!

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Anim. , 3 : 45—55. , 1 9 7 0 . Responses of male rats t o sex odors. Physiol. , 5: 519—524. J. and Anderson, G . C , 1 9 8 0 . Sexual performance levels of rams (Ovis aries) as affected by social experiences during rearing. J. Anim. , 5 0 : 167—174. J. R. B. R. , 1981. Ability of castrate male sheep treated with oestrogen or testosterone to induce and detect oestrus in ewes. Appl. Anim. EthoL, 7: 57—66. Four experiments were conducted to determine if castrate male sheep (wethers), treated with testosterone or relatively high doses of oestrogens, could replace vasectomised rams in inducing anoestrous ewes to commence breeding out of season, and in detecting and mounting ewes in oestrus for subsequent artificial insemination or after mating for isolating "empty" ewes.

Talking about tupping. Proc. , Dep. Agric, Wellington, pp. 61—69. , 1 9 6 5 . Semen quality of Merino rams. 1. The effects of fleece length and season on semen quality. Aust. J. Exp. Agric. Anim. , 8: 125—132. , 1 9 7 5 . Mating activity and its relationship to reproductive performance in Merino sheep. Appl. Anim. EthoL, 1: 357—368. E. , 1 9 4 5 . Mating behaviour of the social hierarchy in small flocks of White Leghorns. Physiol. , 18: 365—390. , 1 9 4 2 . Studies in fertility in sheep. 2. Seminal changes affecting fertility in rams.

In order to accomplish the objectives, the study was divided into three parts: Part A was designed to determine the object of sexual preference of low-response rams; in Parts Β and C, rams were allowed to compete for an estrous ewe. PART A - OBJECT OF S E X U A L PREFERENCE Materials and methods The eight adult cross-bred rams (Dorset, Hampshire, or Suffolk rams on Columbia X Targhee ewes) in this experiment were the same as those used by Zenchak and Anderson (1980). In that study, the rams were reared in two pens of four lambs each in order to determine whether the amount of sex-like social experiences with other males during rearing might be associated with the subsequent failure of some adult rams to mate estrous ewes.

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