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The Resource Terrifying tales, edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Liftin, Daniel Jose Older, Dave Pilkey, R.L. Stine and Rita Williams-Garcia ; with illustrations by Gris Grimly

Terrifying tales, edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Liftin, Daniel Jose Older, Dave Pilkey, R.L. Stine and Rita Williams-Garcia ; with illustrations by Gris Grimly

Label
Terrifying tales
Title
Terrifying tales
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Liftin, Daniel Jose Older, Dave Pilkey, R.L. Stine and Rita Williams-Garcia ; with illustrations by Gris Grimly
Contributor
Editor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eleven masters of suspense-Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Loftin, Daniel José Older, Dav Pilkey, R.L. Stine, and Rita Williams-Garcia-have come together to bring you a bone-chilling collection of original ghost stories with illustrations by Gris Grimly, perfect for sharing around the campfire, reading under the covers with a flashlight, and scaring your friends' pants off
Member of
Summary
Presents an anthology of spooky and scary tales for children that features such supernatural elements as mysteriously appearing tattoos and ghostly encounters in dark hallways
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10438029
Cataloging source
BT
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
660
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
4.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1969-
  • 1986-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scieszka, Jon
  • Grimly, Gris
  • Gidwitz, Adam
  • Stine, R. L
  • Pilkey, Dav
  • Buckley, Michael
  • Legrand, Claire
  • Loftin, Nikki
  • Griffin, Adele
  • Barnhill, Kelly
  • Older, Daniel José
  • Williams-Garcia, Rita
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Guys Read
Series volume
volume 6
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror stories
  • Short stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Terrifying tales, edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Liftin, Daniel Jose Older, Dave Pilkey, R.L. Stine and Rita Williams-Garcia ; with illustrations by Gris Grimly
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mr. Shocky by Michael Buckley -- Licorice needles by Nikki Loftin -- The blue-bearded bird-man by Adam Gidwitz -- Don't eat the baby by Kelly Barnhill -- My ghost story by Dav Pilkey -- Marcos at the river by Daniel Jose Older -- Coconut heads by Rita Williams-Garcia -- Manifest by Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown -- Disappear! by R.L. Stine - The mandigore by Claire Legrand
Control code
20418807
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780062385581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Terrifying tales, edited and with an introduction by Jon Scieszka ; stories by Kelly Barnhill, Michael Buckley, Adam Gidwitz, Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown, Claire Legrand, Nikki Liftin, Daniel Jose Older, Dave Pilkey, R.L. Stine and Rita Williams-Garcia ; with illustrations by Gris Grimly
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mr. Shocky by Michael Buckley -- Licorice needles by Nikki Loftin -- The blue-bearded bird-man by Adam Gidwitz -- Don't eat the baby by Kelly Barnhill -- My ghost story by Dav Pilkey -- Marcos at the river by Daniel Jose Older -- Coconut heads by Rita Williams-Garcia -- Manifest by Adele Griffin and Lisa Brown -- Disappear! by R.L. Stine - The mandigore by Claire Legrand
Control code
20418807
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9780062385581
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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