Augment your ordinary day with this bevy of peculiar tales. Watch as phosgene gas creeps toward the Arizona boosters who've done something truly terrible at their training camp. Shop if you dare at the weird store owned by an asthmatic witch who likes to summon dead relatives. Commiserate with the hunter so distracted by learning about animal tracks that he loses his girlfriend. Fend off the antics of a strange junior puppeteer, and journey along with a substitute teacher on her disconcerting day spent caring for a violent and abused boy. This collection includes twelve anomalous short stories and eight odd micro tales.