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The dark-thirty : Southern tales of the supernatural

Author: Pat McKissack; J Brian Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Dell Yearling, 2001. ©1992
Series: Yearling Newbery.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Yearling editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty -- the half hour before sunset -- when ghosts seem all too believable.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
Juvenile works
Horror tales
Short stories
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McKissack, Pat, 1944-
Dark-thirty.
New York : Dell Yearling, 2001, ©1992
(OCoLC)894788130
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; J Brian Pinkney
ISBN: 9780679890065 0679890068 9780758702548 075870254X
OCLC Number: 47027551
Notes: "A Yearling book."
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1993.
Description: 166 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Contents: The legend of Pin Oak --
We organized --
Justice --
The 11:59 --
The sight --
The woman in the snow --
The conjure brother --
Boo Mama --
The Gingi --
The chicken-coop monster.
Series Title: Yearling Newbery.
Responsibility: Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney.

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A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty -- the half hour before sunset -- when ghosts seem all too believable.

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