The Resource More short & shivery : thirty terrifying tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers

More short & shivery : thirty terrifying tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers

Label
More short & shivery : thirty terrifying tales
Title
More short & shivery
Title remainder
thirty terrifying tales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers
Title variation
More short and shivery
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of scary folktales from the United States, China, England, Italy, Russia, and other countries around the world. Inviting readers back to a hair-raising world of chills and thrills, this companion to "Short & Shivery" presents 30 carefully selected stories from international ghostlore, both classic and contemporary, vividly retold with ghastly details and spooky endings. Illustrations
Cataloging source
DPB
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San Souci, Robert D
Dewey number
398.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S227
LC item number
Mo 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Coville, Katherine
  • Rogers, Jacqueline
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  • Tales
  • Ghost stories
  • Folklore
  • Ghosts
  • Supernatural
  • Ghost stories
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
More short & shivery : thirty terrifying tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, ©1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The draug
  • (Norway)
  • The vampire cat
  • (Japan)
  • Windigo Island
  • (Canada)
  • The haunted inn
  • (China)
  • The rolling head
  • (North America -- Plains Indians)
  • "Hold him, Tabb!"
  • The Croglin Grange vampire
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The Yara
  • (Brazil)
  • "Me, myself!"
  • (British Isles -- Scotland)
  • Island of fear
  • (North America -- Seneca tribe)
  • Three who sought death
  • (British Isles-England-from Geoffrey Chaucer)
  • (United States -- Virginia)
  • Sister Death and the healer
  • (Mexico/American Southwest)
  • The mouse tower
  • (German)
  • The Devil and Tom Walter
  • (United States -- from a tale by Washington Irving)
  • The greedy daughter
  • (Italy)
  • The pirate
  • (United States -- adapted from a poem by Richard H. Dana)
  • The witches' eyes
  • The golden arm
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The serpent woman
  • (Spain)
  • Loft the Enchanter
  • (Iceland)
  • The accursed house
  • (United States -- Ohio)
  • Escape up the tree
  • (Nigeria)
  • (Spanish American -- American Southwest)
  • The headrest
  • (Papua New Guinea)
  • The thing in the woods
  • (United States -- Louisiana)
  • King of the cats
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The dead mother
  • (Russia)
  • Knock...knock...knock
  • (United States/Canada -- urban folklore)
  • The duppy
  • Twice surprised
  • (Japan)
  • (Haiti)
  • Two snakes
  • (China)
Extent
1 online resource (x, 163 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036801423
Label
More short & shivery : thirty terrifying tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, ©1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The draug
  • (Norway)
  • The vampire cat
  • (Japan)
  • Windigo Island
  • (Canada)
  • The haunted inn
  • (China)
  • The rolling head
  • (North America -- Plains Indians)
  • "Hold him, Tabb!"
  • The Croglin Grange vampire
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The Yara
  • (Brazil)
  • "Me, myself!"
  • (British Isles -- Scotland)
  • Island of fear
  • (North America -- Seneca tribe)
  • Three who sought death
  • (British Isles-England-from Geoffrey Chaucer)
  • (United States -- Virginia)
  • Sister Death and the healer
  • (Mexico/American Southwest)
  • The mouse tower
  • (German)
  • The Devil and Tom Walter
  • (United States -- from a tale by Washington Irving)
  • The greedy daughter
  • (Italy)
  • The pirate
  • (United States -- adapted from a poem by Richard H. Dana)
  • The witches' eyes
  • The golden arm
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The serpent woman
  • (Spain)
  • Loft the Enchanter
  • (Iceland)
  • The accursed house
  • (United States -- Ohio)
  • Escape up the tree
  • (Nigeria)
  • (Spanish American -- American Southwest)
  • The headrest
  • (Papua New Guinea)
  • The thing in the woods
  • (United States -- Louisiana)
  • King of the cats
  • (British Isles -- England)
  • The dead mother
  • (Russia)
  • Knock...knock...knock
  • (United States/Canada -- urban folklore)
  • The duppy
  • Twice surprised
  • (Japan)
  • (Haiti)
  • Two snakes
  • (China)
Extent
1 online resource (x, 163 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036801423

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