Scary stories to tell in the dark

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Are you brave enough for Scary Stories?

Some boys and girls were at a party one night. There was a graveyard down the street, and they were talking about how scary it was.

"Don't ever stand on a grave after dark," one of the boys said. "The person inside will grab you."

"A grave doesn't scare me," said one of the girls. "I'll do it right now. . . ."

Welcome to the macabre world of Scary Stories, where folklorist Alvin Schwartz offers up the most alarming collection of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural events of all time. Here is a selection of extraordinarily chilling tales along with spine-tingling illustrations by renowned artist Brett Helquist.

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ISBN:
9780397319268
9780064401708
9780397319275
9780060835200
9780590431972
9780545385039
9780060835194
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.1, 1 Points
Lexile measure:
640L
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Grouped Work ID 3bb223e6-3a2e-e26c-2988-e887c7b02adc
Full title scary stories to tell in the dark
Author schwartz alvin
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-06-16 01:51:50AM
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author Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992.
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subject_facet Fiction, Folklore, Folklore -- United States -- Juvenile literature, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, American, Ghost stories, American -- Juvenile literature, Ghosts -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature, Ghosts -- Songs and music, Ghosts -- Songs and music -- Juvenile literature, Helquist, Brett, Horror tales -- Juvenile literature, Literature, Music, Songs, Tales -- America, Tales -- United States, Tales -- United States -- Juvenile literature
title_display Scary stories to tell in the dark
title_full Scary stories to tell in the dark / collected from American folklore by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell, Scary stories to tell in the dark / collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Brett Helquist, Scary stories to tell in the dark / collected from folklore and retold by Alvin Schwartz ; with drawings by Stephen Gammell
title_short Scary stories to tell in the dark
topic_facet Folklore, Ghost stories, American, Ghosts, Helquist, Brett, Horror tales, Tales