More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

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Harper Collins, Aug 24, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 128 pages
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Do you like to be scared?

Ellen had just fallen asleep when she heard a strange voice.

"Ellen," it whispered, "I am coming up the stairs."

Ellen was frightened and called her parents, but they didn't hear her, and they didn't come. . . .

Welcome to the frightening world of Scary Stories, a collection of folklorist Alvin Schwartz's most alarming tales of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural events of all time, with spine-tingling illustrations by renowned artist Brett Helquist.

 

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User Review  - Beammey - LibraryThing

Amazing, amazing, amazing. While I am older than the core audience for this book I feel like it was better than the first in the series and I had a few moments where I actually shivered and my mind ... Read full review

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User Review  - SparklePonies - LibraryThing

Growing up I loved the Scary Stories series. The stories are a bit creepy, but they are not too scary. Each tale is just a few pages long so it is an easy fun read. Read full review

Contents

WHEN I WAKE
55
The Cat in a Shopping Bag
61
The Church
77
Abbreviations
91
Bibliography
105
Acknowledgments
113
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About the author (2010)

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.

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