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A treasury of ghost stories

Author: Kenneth Ireland; Tony Morris
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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A collection of scary and humorous ghost stories, both traditional and contemporary, by such authors as Dick King-Smith, Margaret Mahy, Robert Swindells, and Catherine Storr.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Ireland; Tony Morris
ISBN: 0753450275 9780753450277
OCLC Number: 34149374
Description: 156 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The shortest ghost story ever told --
The ghost at Codlin Castle (Dick King-Smith) --
The dancing skeleton (retold by Cynthia C. DeFelice) --
The laying of the Pakenham ghost (retold by Dinah Starkey) --
Night school (Robert Swindells) --
The headless rider (Grace Hallworth) --
Looking for a ghost (Margaret Mahy) --
The tinker and the ghost (retold by Ralph Steele Boggs and Mary Gould Davis) --
Ponkyfoot (David Parker) --
Hans and his master (Ruth Manning-Sanders) --
Beezlebub's baby (Joan Aiken) --
Gabriel (Barbee Oliver Carleton) --
The errand (Susan Price) --
Bill's ghost (Catherine Storr) --
Tommy and the ghost (Kenneth Ireland) --
The ghost of Misery Hill (retold by Robert D. San Souci) --
The dauntless girl (Kevin Crossley-Holland) --
The second shortest ghost story ever told.
Other Titles: Ghost stories
Responsibility: chosen by Kenneth Ireland ; illustrated by Tony Morris.

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A collection of scary and humorous ghost stories, both traditional and contemporary, by such authors as Dick King-Smith, Margaret Mahy, Robert Swindells, and Catherine Storr.

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