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Too Good to Be True: The Colossal Book of Urban Legends
by Jan Harold Brunvand (Hardcover -- May 2000)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars

In-Print Editions: Paperback

 



 
 


2.
 
The Field Guide to North American Monsters: Everything You Need to Know About Encountering over 100 Terrifying Creatures in the Wild
by W. Haden Blackman, Haden Blackman (Paperback -- June 1998)
Avg. Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars

 

 



 


3.
 
Encyclopedia of Urban Legends
by Jan Harold Brunvand, Randy Hickman (Illustrator) (Library Binding -- June 1, 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

In-Print Editions: Paperback

 



 


4.
 
Alligators in the Sewer: And 222 Other Urban Legends
by Thomas J. Craughwell (Hardcover -- August 1999)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars

 

 



 


5.
 
Hollywood Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Delightfully Persistent Myths of Films, Television, and Music
by Richard Roeper (Hardcover -- May 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars

 
 



 
 


6.
 
Legend and Belief: Dialectics of a Folklore Genre
by Linda Degh (Hardcover -- November 15, 2001)

 

 


 



 


7.
 
Did You Hear About the Girl Who...?: Contemporary Legends, Folklore, and Human Sexuality
by Mariamne H. Whatley, et al (Hardcover -- February 2001)

 

In-Print Editions: Paperback


 



 
 


8.
 
Baby on the Car Roof and 222 Other Urban Legends: Absolutely True Stories That Happened to a Friend of a Friend of a Friend
by Thomas J. Craughwell (Hardcover -- September 4, 2000)
Avg. Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars

 

 



 


9.
 
The Truth Never Stands in the Way of a Good Story
by Jan Harold Brunvand, Erik Brunvand (Hardcover -- March 2000)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

In-Print Editions: Paperback (Reprint)

 



 
 


10.
 
Whispers on the Color Line: Rumor and Race in America
by Gary Alan Fine, Patricia A. Turner (Hardcover -- October 1, 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars

 

 



 
 


11.
 
Mexican Pet
by Jan Harold Brunvand (Paperback -- April 1988)
Avg. Customer Review: 2.8 out of 5 stars

Other Editions: Hardcover



 



 


12.
 
Curses! Broiled Again!: The Hottest Urban Legends Going
by Jan Harold Brunvand (Paperback -- September 1990)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Other Editions: Hardcover



 



 


13.
 
Urban Legends: The Truth Behind All Those Deliciously Entertaining Myths That Are Absolutely, Positively, 100% Not True
by Richard Roeper (Paperback -- September 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars

Other Editions: Hardcover


 



 


14.
 
The Everything Tall Tales, Legends & Other Outrageous Lies Book (Everything Series)
by Nat Segaloff (Paperback -- July 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars

 



 



 


15.
 
Urban Legends: The As-Complete-As-One-Could-Be Guide to Modern Myths
by Ngaire E. Genge (Paperback -- April 11, 2000)
Avg. Customer Review: 2.2 out of 5 stars

 

 



 
 


16.
 
The Cost of Deception: The Seduction of Modern Myths and Urban Legends
by John A. Williams (Paperback -- April 2001)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

 


 



 


17.   Never Try to Teach a Pig to Sing: Still More Urban Folklore from the Paperwork Empire (Humor in Life and Letters Series)
by Alan Dundes, Carl R. Pagter (Paperback -- June 1991)
Avg. Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Other Editions: Hardcover


 



 


18.
 
When You're Up to Your Ass in Alligators
by Alan Dundes, Carl R. Pagter (Contributor) (Paperback -- December 1987)

 

Other Editions: Hardcover


 



 
 


19.   Work Hard and You Shall Be Rewarded
(Paperback -- October 1992)

 

 

 



 


20.   Contemporary Legend: A Reader (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol. 1718)
by Gillian Bennett (Editor), Paul Smith (Editor) (Hardcover -- November 1996)

 

 

 



 
 


 


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