The Resource Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville

Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville

Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales
Title
Short & shivery
Title remainder
thirty chilling tales
Statement of responsibility
retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
Title variation
Short and shivery
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of thirty short and spooky tales from the folklore of Russia, Virginia, Ireland, Canada, and other areas of the world. Thirty hair-raising tales by some of the world's most famous authors have been skillfully retold here especially for young readers. Includes such famous chillers as the Brothers Grimm's "The Robber Bridegroom", "The Golem", and tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne and Washington Irving
Cataloging source
DPB
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San Souci, Robert D
Dewey number
398.2/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S227
LC item number
Sh 2001
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Coville, Katherine
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  • Ghost stories
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Ghosts
  • Folklore
  • Ghost stories
  • Tales
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Yearling book."
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 Robber bridegroom -- Jack Frost -- The Waterfall of Ghosts -- The Ghost's Cap -- The Witch Cat -- The Green Mist -- The Cegua -- The Ghostly Little Girl -- The Midnight Mass of the Dead -- Tailypo -- Lady Eleanore's mantle -- The Soldier and the Vampire -- The Skeleton's Dance -- Scared to death -- Swallowed alive -- The Deacon's Ghost -- Nuckelavee -- The Adventure of the German Student -- Bill Mosby's Night Ride -- The Hunter in the Haunted Forest -- Brother and Sister -- The Lovers of Dismal Swamp -- Boneless -- The Death Waltz -- The Ghost of Misery Hill -- The Loup-Garou (The Werewolf) -- The Golem -- Lavender -- The Goblin Spider -- The Halloween pony
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 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)1036943172
Label
Short & shivery : thirty chilling tales, retold by Robert D. San Souci ; illustrated by Katherine Coville
Link
Publication
Note
"A Yearling book."
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 Robber bridegroom -- Jack Frost -- The Waterfall of Ghosts -- The Ghost's Cap -- The Witch Cat -- The Green Mist -- The Cegua -- The Ghostly Little Girl -- The Midnight Mass of the Dead -- Tailypo -- Lady Eleanore's mantle -- The Soldier and the Vampire -- The Skeleton's Dance -- Scared to death -- Swallowed alive -- The Deacon's Ghost -- Nuckelavee -- The Adventure of the German Student -- Bill Mosby's Night Ride -- The Hunter in the Haunted Forest -- Brother and Sister -- The Lovers of Dismal Swamp -- Boneless -- The Death Waltz -- The Ghost of Misery Hill -- The Loup-Garou (The Werewolf) -- The Golem -- Lavender -- The Goblin Spider -- The Halloween pony
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 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)1036943172

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