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The Resource Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist

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 ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tapped from the oral traditions of American folklore, these ghost stories and tales of weird happenings, witches, and graveyards have startling, funny, or surprising endings
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
398.25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 640
  • 9 up
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-111)
Contents
  • Strange and Scary things : "AAAAAAAAAAAAAH!" -- 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 and 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
  • Other Dangers : The Hook -- The White satin Evening Gown -- High Beams -- The Babysitter
  • "AAAAAAAAAAH!" : The Viper -- The Attic -- The Slithery-Dee -- Aaron Kelley's Bones -- Wait till Martin Comes -- The Ghost with the Bloody Fingers
Control code
ocn456179702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Reillustrated ed.
Extent
113 p.
Isbn
9780060835200
Lccn
2009934072
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
(OCoLC)456179702
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-111)
Contents
  • Strange and Scary things : "AAAAAAAAAAAAAH!" -- 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 and 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
  • Other Dangers : The Hook -- The White satin Evening Gown -- High Beams -- The Babysitter
  • "AAAAAAAAAAH!" : The Viper -- The Attic -- The Slithery-Dee -- Aaron Kelley's Bones -- Wait till Martin Comes -- The Ghost with the Bloody Fingers
Control code
ocn456179702
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Reillustrated ed.
Extent
113 p.
Isbn
9780060835200
Lccn
2009934072
Other physical details
ill., music
System control number
(OCoLC)456179702

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