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The Resource Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected by Alvin Schwartz ; drawings by Stephen Gammell

Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected by Alvin Schwartz ; drawings by Stephen Gammell

Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Title
Scary stories to tell in the dark
Statement of responsibility
collected by Alvin Schwartz ; drawings by Stephen Gammell
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories
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
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10170925
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Alvin
Dewey number
398.25
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • 5-8
  • 640
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.S399
LC item number
Sc 1981
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gammell, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghost stories, American
  • Ghosts
  • Horror stories
  • Folklore
  • Ghosts
  • Folklore
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
collected from folklore
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected by Alvin Schwartz ; drawings by Stephen Gammell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
18192981
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780397319275
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
80008728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(LHPL)275330
Label
Scary stories to tell in the dark, collected by Alvin Schwartz ; drawings by Stephen Gammell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-110)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
18192981
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
viii, 111 pages
Isbn
9780397319275
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
80008728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(LHPL)275330

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