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Ghosts!: Ghostly Tales from Folklore (I Can Read Books)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"Young readers will delight in Schwartz's newest collection of frightening folk tales, beginning with the double-chinned ghosts floating across the front cover and ending with the tombstone that closes the book.Schwartz's choice of stories reflects his gift for recognizing what will motivate children to learn to read. Chess's illustrations balance the scary stories by introducing many humorous touches." —H.

Synopsis:

Do you believe in ghosts?
Some people do . . .

These spooky — and funny — tales about singing ghosts, toast-eating ghosts, and ghosts no one even guesses are sure to send shivers up and down your spine.

Why not retell them to your friends and see if you can make their spines tingle, too?

About the Author

Alvin Schwartz is known for his more than two dozen books of folklore for young readers that explore everything from wordplay and humor to tales and legends of all kinds. Don't miss his other Scary Stories collections, including More Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark and Scary Stories 3.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064441704
performance Performed:
Chess, Victoria
Author:
Chess, Victoria
Author:
vin
Author:
Schwartz, Alvin
Author:
Schwartz, Al
Author:
by Alvin Schwartz and Victoria Chess
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
N.Y. i.e. New York N.Y. :
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Horror & Ghost Stories
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Ghosts
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Ghost stories
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - Horror
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Collections by Author
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Children s-Scary Stories
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
I Can Read Book 2
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19930831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
8.40x5.47x.22 in. .23 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by ,
Do you believe in ghosts?
Some people do . . .

These spooky — and funny — tales about singing ghosts, toast-eating ghosts, and ghosts no one even guesses are sure to send shivers up and down your spine.

Why not retell them to your friends and see if you can make their spines tingle, too?

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