In a dark, dark wood: an old tale with a new twist

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Little Simon, Sep 1, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 24 pages
8 Reviews
David A. Carter's fans will love

this delightfully spine-tingling tale...

with an appropriately spooky surprise ending.

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Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood: An Old Tale with a New Twist

User Review  - Ariel Cummins - Goodreads

Silly story with lots of suspense. The ghost at the end could be scary for little little ones, but it's a fun surprise for older kiddos. Atmospheric oil-paint-esque illustrations continue the spooky ... Read full review

Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood: An Old Tale with a New Twist

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

A simple book that young children will enjoy at bed time. The ending will undoubtedly inspire smiles, shrieks and laughter. Read full review


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About the author (2002)

David A. Carter was born March 4, 1957 in Salt Lake City. Utah. He attended Utah State University where he studied art and illustration. David worked several years as graphic designer and a paste up artist. While working at one job he learned the fine art of Paper-Engineering and Pop-Up bookmaking. He created his first book How Many Bugs in a Box? and has created more than 50 pop-up books since. David lives in California with his wife and daughters where he grows vegetables and native plants and does volunteer work.

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