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Scary Stories

INDEPENDENT READERS

AUTHOR TITLE DATE CALL #
Bunting, Eve Night of the Gargoyles
In the middle of the night, the gargoyles that adorn the walls of an art museum come to life and frighten the night watchman.
1994 JE BUNTI
Carusone, Al The Boy with Dinosaur Hands
A collection of eight spooky stories, including "It Will Grow Back Bigger," "Nightcrawler," and "The Space Behind the Piano."
1998 J CARUS
Cecil, Laura BOO! Stories to Make You Jump
A collection of scary stories and poems, with an emphasis on monsters, ghosts, and witches.
1990 J820.8 CECIL
Cotter, Charis A World Full of Ghosts
"Take a spooky trip around the globe with this fun and frightening host of international phantoms. Each ghostly tale is rated according to a scariness guide for young readers."
2009 J133.1 COTTE
Dadey, Debbie Mrs. Jeepers is Missing
1996 J
Gibbons, Faye Hook Moon Night
A collection of eight hair-raising yarns told by mountain people in Georgia while sitting on their front porch many miles from the nearest electric lights and indoor plumbing.
1997 J GIBBO
Goode, Diane Diane Goode's Book of Scary Stories and Songs
A collection of traditional tales, with some poems and songs, most on a ghostly theme.
1994 J398.25
Gorog, Judith In a Creepy, Creepy Place and Other Scary Stories
A collection of scary stories with unpredictable events and bizarre characters.
1996 J
Graves, Keith Frank was a Monster Who Wanted to Dance
Frank the monster indulges his love of dancing by strutting his stuff on stage until his head unzips, his brains flop out, and he continues to lose body parts.
1999 JE GRAVE
Keeler, Kathleen I Dare You: Stories to Scare You
A collection of three easy-to-read scary stories with humorous endings, including "The Cemetery," "Home scary home" and "Bones in the bed."
1999 JER KEELE
Keeler, Kathleen I Double Dare You: More Stories to Scare You
A collection of three scary stories, all set on Halloween night.
2001 JER KEELE
The Kingfisher Treasury of Spooky Stories
A collection of modern and traditional stories about ghosts and other spooky things, by such authors as Margaret Mahy, Judith Gorog, and Virginia Hamilton.
2003 J PAPERBK KINGF
Lewis, Shari One Minute Scary Stories
A collection of twenty scary stories in a one-minute format.
1991 JE LEWIS
Lowe, Alice Spooky Stories for a Dark and Stormy Night
A collection of more than fifteen traditional and original scary stories.
1994 J398.2
Olliver, Jane Treasury of Spooky Stories
A collection of modern and traditional stories about ghosts and other spooky things, by such authors as Margaret Mahy, Judith Gorog, and Virginia Hamilton.
1992 J
Punter, Russell Stories of Haunted Houses
2005 J PUNTE
Reed, Jonathan The Goblins Picnic: A Spooky Surprise
"If you go down to the woods today, you're in for a surprise in this spooky lift-the-flap book"-back cover.
2007 J REED
Scary Storybook Collection
Gently spooky collection of fifteen easy-to-read stories based on Disney cartoons.
2003 JE SCARY
Schwartz, Alvin Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.
1989 J398.2 SCHWA
Schwartz, Alvin More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, witches, vampires, "jump" stories, and scary songs.
1984 J398.2 SCHWA
Schwartz, Alvin Scary Stories 3
More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, haunts, superstitions, monsters, and horrible scary things.
1991 J398.2 SCHWA
Ury, Allen B. Scary Mysteries for Sleepovers
Presents ten stories with frightening twists.
1996 J
Young, Richard Favorite Scary Stories of American Children
A collection, selected by children as their favorites, of twenty-three spooky tales from a variety of ethnic traditions.
1999 J808.8 FAVOR

If you need help finding these or other Library materials, please check with anyone in Children's Services. We look forward to seeing you at the Library!





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