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Spooky stories for a dark & stormy night, compiled by Alice Low ; illustrated by Gahan Wilson

Label
Spooky stories for a dark & stormy night
Title
Spooky stories for a dark & stormy night
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Alice Low ; illustrated by Gahan Wilson
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of more than fifteen traditional and original scary stories
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[398.2]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.S7674 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Low, Alice
  • Wilson, Gahan
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  • Tales
  • Children's stories, American
  • Children's stories, English
  • Folklore
  • Horror stories
  • Ghosts
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Spooky stories for a dark & stormy night, compiled by Alice Low ; illustrated by Gahan Wilson
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Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss book"--T.p. verso
Contents
  • Taily-po / Stephanie Calmenson -- Captain Murderer / Charles Dickens, retold by George Harland -- Wait till Martin comes / Maria Leach -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving, retold by Della Rowland -- The devil's trick / Issac Bashevis Singer -- Little Buttercup / Margaret Read MacDonald -- Wiley and the hairy man / Della Rowland -- "My neighbor is a monster, pass it on" / Eric Weiner -- Bedtime snacks / Laurence Yep -- The black geese / Alison Lurie -- Uninvited ghosts / Penelope Lively -- Duffy's jacket / Bruce Coville -- Good-bye, Miss Patterson / Phyllis MacLennan
  • The witch who was afraid of witches / Alice Low -- Rap! Rap! Rap! / Jeanne B. Hardendorff -- I'm coming up the stairs / Wendy Wax -- The strange visitor / Wendy Wax -- The golden arm / Wendy Wax -- Boo! / Kevin Crossley-Holland
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036948212
Label
Spooky stories for a dark & stormy night, compiled by Alice Low ; illustrated by Gahan Wilson
Link
Publication
Note
"A Byron Preiss book"--T.p. verso
Contents
  • Taily-po / Stephanie Calmenson -- Captain Murderer / Charles Dickens, retold by George Harland -- Wait till Martin comes / Maria Leach -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving, retold by Della Rowland -- The devil's trick / Issac Bashevis Singer -- Little Buttercup / Margaret Read MacDonald -- Wiley and the hairy man / Della Rowland -- "My neighbor is a monster, pass it on" / Eric Weiner -- Bedtime snacks / Laurence Yep -- The black geese / Alison Lurie -- Uninvited ghosts / Penelope Lively -- Duffy's jacket / Bruce Coville -- Good-bye, Miss Patterson / Phyllis MacLennan
  • The witch who was afraid of witches / Alice Low -- Rap! Rap! Rap! / Jeanne B. Hardendorff -- I'm coming up the stairs / Wendy Wax -- The strange visitor / Wendy Wax -- The golden arm / Wendy Wax -- Boo! / Kevin Crossley-Holland
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (128 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
color illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036948212

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