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In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories

Author: Alvin Schwartz; Dirk Zimmer
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, ©1984.
Series: I can read book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Seven scary stories to tell at night in front of a fire or in the dark, based on traditional stories and folktales from various countries.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Children's stories
Short stories
Horror tales
Horror stories
Juvenile works
Folklore
Horror fiction
Ghost stories
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin Schwartz; Dirk Zimmer
ISBN: 0060252715 9780060252717 006025274X 9780060252748 1559942339 9781559942331 0064440907 9780064440905
OCLC Number: 9557478
Performer(s): Pictures by Dirk Zimmer.
Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: The teeth (Surinam or Dutch Guiana) --
In the graveyard (short version of the traditional song Old woman all skin and bone) --
The green ribbon (Europe) --
In a dark, dark room (England and America) --
The night it rained (loosely based on the folktale of the ghostly hitchhiker) --
The pirate (British) --
The ghost of John (Stockton, Calif.).
Series Title: I can read book.
Responsibility: retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer.
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Seven scary stories to tell at night in front of a fire or in the dark, based on traditional stories and folktales from various countries.

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