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More scary stories to tell in the dark

Author: Alvin Schwartz; Stephen Gammell
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.
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Genre/Form: Horror stories
Horror fiction
Folklore
Named Person: Ghosts-Juvenile Fiction.
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin Schwartz; Stephen Gammell
ISBN: 0397320817 9780397320813 0397320825 9780397320820 0064401774 9780064401777 0329022423 9780329022426 0590135864 9780590135863
OCLC Number: 36039422
Description: xii, 99 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Hoo-ha's --
When she saw him, she screamed and ran: Something was wrong --
The wreck --
One Sunday morning --
Sounds --
A weird blue light --
Somebody fell from aloft --
The little black dog --
Clinkity-clink --
She was spittin' and yowlin' just like a cat: The bride --
Rings on her fingers --
The drum --
The window --
Wonderful sausage --
The cat's paw --
The voice --
When I wake up, everything will be all right: "Oh, Susannah!" --
The man in the middle --
Cat in a shopping bag --
The bed by the window --
The dead man's hand --
A ghost in the mirror --
The curse --
The last laugh: The church --
The bad news --
Cemetery soup --
The brown suit --
BA-ROOOM! --
Thumpity-thump.
Other Titles: Tales.
Responsibility: collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell.
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