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User Review  - Mad.River.Librarian - LibraryThing

Telling these to students in a darkened library has them at the edge of their seats (and some curled up against the back walls) even in 2013, when it seems like even my elementary school students are ... Read full review

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User Review  - Honanb - LibraryThing

Schwartz's collection of folk tales is scary but wonderful. A childhood wouldn't be complete without Gammell's chilling illustrations and the creepy folk tales, songs and stories that Schwartz ... Read full review

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User Review  - ramber1 - LibraryThing

I really liked this book even thought it might not be appropriate for all children because of the scary nature of the stories. Each story was told in a very entertaining way and the text even wrote ... Read full review

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User Review  - TamaraSmith - LibraryThing

Scary stories for little kids. Not appropriate for young kids, may scare them a lot. I think the stories are funny. The story of the Big Toe reminded me of The Tell Tale Heart by Edgar Allen Poe. This could be used to introduce horror stories. Read full review

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User Review  - DiamondDog - LibraryThing

Alvin Schwartz has gathered together some of the scariest stories from folklore, sure to make you gasp in fear! Perfect reading for the Halloween season, or whenever you feel the need for a fright ... Read full review

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User Review  - ElenaEstrada - LibraryThing

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz is an excellent collection of horror stories children may tell each other for fun. The author does a good job of telling the stories in such a ... Read full review

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User Review  - mwtemple - LibraryThing

These stories scared the pants off me when I was a kid, and frankly, they're just as creepy now. The illustrations are an important component, and if they weren't included, I think the freaky factor would decrease exponentially. Read full review

SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK ARE THE BEST

User Review  - JASONSCARYSTORYS - Borders

If You love horror, then I strongly recommend getting the Scary Stories To tell In The Dark Series. These books have some of the greatest horror stories and pictures ever written. Read full review

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I was scared to crap for weeks after reading this.
It's so scary good.

Review: Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (Scary Stories #1)

User Review  - Lukas - Goodreads

The stories were pretty lame but the illustrations still scare me more than anything I can think of--it's too bad they are getting rid of the original illustrations in the latest prints, as per stupid parental jabbering. ::sad emoticon:: Read full review


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