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A terrifying taste of short & shivery : thirty creepy tales

Author: Robert D San Souci; Lenny Wooden
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2000, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of scary traditional tales from all over the world, including "Apparitions" from Germany, "The Hundredth Skull" from Ohio, and "The Ogre's Arm" from Japan.
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D San Souci; Lenny Wooden
ISBN: 0385322550 9780385322553
OCLC Number: 45392064
Description: xii, 159 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Crooker waits --
Yara-ma-yha-who --
The fata --
Land-otter --
A fish story --
Apparitions --
The bijli --
The lutin --
The hundredth skull --
The ogre's arm --
The hairy hands --
The zimwi --
Witchbirds --
Dangerous Hill --
The witch's head --
Dinkins is dead --
Old Nan's ghost --
The interrupted wedding --
The mulombe --
The haunted grove --
The tiger woman --
Peacock's ghost --
Israel and the werewolf --
Hoichi the fearless --
A snap of the fingers --
Narrow escape --
The black fox --
The mother and death.
Responsibility: retold by Robert D. San Souci, illustrated by Lenny Wooden.

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A collection of scary traditional tales from all over the world, including "Apparitions" from Germany, "The Hundredth Skull" from Ohio, and "The Ogre's Arm" from Japan.

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