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The Resource In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer

In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer

Label
In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories
Title
In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories
Statement of responsibility
retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seven scary stories to tell at night in front of a fire or in the dark, based on traditional stories and folktales from various countries
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Member of
Summary
Seven scary stories to tell at night in front of a fire or in the dark, based on traditional stories and folktales from various countries
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Award
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, 1986.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Easy to Read, 1987.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades K-2, 1987.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Primary School, 1988.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, General category, 1992.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1985
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
114632
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.2/5
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
PZ8.1.S399
LC item number
In 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
2.5
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True
Series statement
An I can read book
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
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Publication
Contents
The teeth (Surinam or Dutch Guiana) -- In the graveyard (short version of the traditional song Old woman all skin and bone) -- The green ribbon (Europe) -- In a dark, dark room (England and America) -- The night it rained (loosely based on the folktale of the ghostly hitchhiker) -- The pirate (British) -- The ghost of John (Stockton, Calif.)
Control code
84248
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9781559942331
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
83047699
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09557478
  • (OCoLC)9557478
Label
In a dark, dark room, and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
Link
Publication
Contents
The teeth (Surinam or Dutch Guiana) -- In the graveyard (short version of the traditional song Old woman all skin and bone) -- The green ribbon (Europe) -- In a dark, dark room (England and America) -- The night it rained (loosely based on the folktale of the ghostly hitchhiker) -- The pirate (British) -- The ghost of John (Stockton, Calif.)
Control code
84248
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9781559942331
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
83047699
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09557478
  • (OCoLC)9557478

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