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Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world

Author: Arielle North Olson; Howard Schwartz; David Linn
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of scary folktales from countries around the world including China, Russia, Spain, and the United States.
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Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arielle North Olson; Howard Schwartz; David Linn
ISBN: 0670875813 9780670875818
OCLC Number: 39195288
Notes: Sequel: More bones.
Description: ix, 145 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The haunted forest (Uzbekistan) --
The murky secret (United States) --
Next-of-kin (Spain) --
The bloody fangs (Japan) --
Ask the bones (Caucasus region) --
The four-footed horror (United States) --
Beginning with the ears (Iraq) --
Fiddling with fire (United States) --
The Laplander's drum (England) --
A night of terror (Eastern Europe) --
Nowhere to hide (Russia) --
The hankerchief (China) --
The mousetrap (Iceland) --
The speaking head (Eastern Europe) --
The dripping cutlass (United States) --
The black snake (Persia) --
The hand of death (Mexico) --
The invisible guest (Germany) --
A trace of blood (United States) --
The bridal gown (Germany) --
The greedy man and the goat (Russia) --
The evil eye (United States).
Responsibility: selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn.

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A collection of scary folktales from countries around the world including China, Russia, Spain, and the United States.

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