More Bones: Scary Stories from Around the World

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Penguin, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 162 pages
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Shhh! Have you heard about the man who marries . . . a corpse?! Or what about the magic school where one student in every class is never allowed to leave? Or the beautiful red-haired maiden whose hair is actually serpents? Many of these tales go back hundreds of years and to the farthest corners of the earth, but as diverse as they are, they also reveal one important truth: everyone loves a scary story. The authors have dug deeply?from Egypt to Iceland?to find the spookiest stories for More Bones. Listen! Can you hear the bones beginning to rattle?

 

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Scary stories for kids. This book is collection of scary stories, I can see how upper elementary and middle school would enjoy this collection. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
The Shaggy Cray Arm Iceland
16
The Headless Horseman Ireland
31
The Secret Italy
46
The Pangeroijs Peacj China
60
The Gruesome Test Japan
74
The Enchanfec Cave Spain
79
The Wtfch Of fhe W00C8 Eastern Europe
92
The CJhosf of fhe Rainbow Maiden Hawaii
109
The taunfec Yiojin Germany
126
The PeQsanfs Revenge Germany
141
Sources
158
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Howard Schwartz also lives in Missouri.

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