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The Resource Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell

Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Title
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Statement of responsibility
collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories
Cataloging source
XXA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Alvin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9 and up
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gammell, Stephen
Study program name
AR Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Tales
  • Ghosts
  • Horror tales
  • Folklore
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Ghosts
  • Horror stories
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"AAAAAAAAAAAH!": The big toe ; The walk ; "What do you come for? ; Me tie dough-ty ; Walker ; A man who lived in Leeds ; Old woman all skin and bone -- He heard footsteps coming up the cellar stairs: The thing ; Cold as clay ; The white wolf ; The haunted house ; The guests -- They eat your eyes, they eat your nose: The hearse song ; The girl who stood on a grave ; A new horse ; Alligators ; Room for one more ; The wendigo ; The dead man's brains ; "May I carry your basket?" -- Other dangers: The hook ; The white satin evening gown ; High beams ; The babysitter -- "AAAAAAAAAAAH!": The viper ; The attic ; The slithery-dee ; Aaron Kelly's bones ; Wait till Martin comes The ghost with the bloody fingers
Control code
ocm26223461
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780397319268
Lccn
80008728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"AAAAAAAAAAAH!": The big toe ; The walk ; "What do you come for? ; Me tie dough-ty ; Walker ; A man who lived in Leeds ; Old woman all skin and bone -- He heard footsteps coming up the cellar stairs: The thing ; Cold as clay ; The white wolf ; The haunted house ; The guests -- They eat your eyes, they eat your nose: The hearse song ; The girl who stood on a grave ; A new horse ; Alligators ; Room for one more ; The wendigo ; The dead man's brains ; "May I carry your basket?" -- Other dangers: The hook ; The white satin evening gown ; High beams ; The babysitter -- "AAAAAAAAAAAH!": The viper ; The attic ; The slithery-dee ; Aaron Kelly's bones ; Wait till Martin comes The ghost with the bloody fingers
Control code
ocm26223461
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780397319268
Lccn
80008728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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