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Deadly Flowers

Posted in Age-o-Meter:: 10-14, Scare-o-Meter:: 10

Deadly Flowers

SNATCH A STORY   An Excerpt from Deadly Flowers: A Ninja’s Tale: Something was coming up through that drain. That slurping sound came again, a vile, eager little gulp. And then a strange, soft clack-clack-clack. The skin on my back crawled, a chilly ripple that worked its way up my spine and into my scalp. Whatever it was, it sounded hungry. I’d put my sword back in the armory. There was nothing but a water dipper in my hand. A sword is a tool, not a crutch. Use it; do not lean on it. Anything can be a weapon. A stick, a stone. A comb, a needle. Or, of course, a cooking pot. I...

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