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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
Title remainder
and other scary stories
Statement of responsibility
retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
Creator
Contributor
Author
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
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schwartz, Alvin
Dewey number
  • 398.2/5
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • LG
  • Lower Grades
  • J:
LC call number
PZ8.1.S399
LC item number
In 1984
Literary form
non fiction
PerformerNote
Pictures by Dirk Zimmer
Reading level
  • 2.5
  • 2.5
  • 2.3 L430:
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zimmer, Dirk
Series statement
An I can read book
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader 2.5.
  • Reading Counts RC:
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Horror tales
  • Children's stories
  • Folklore
  • Horror stories
  • Ghosts
  • Short stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
In a dark, dark room : and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The night it rained
  • (loosely based on the folktale of "The ghostly hitchhiker")
  • The pirate
  • (British)
  • The ghost of John
  • (Stockton, California)
  • The teeth
  • (Surinam (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)
Control code
ocm09557478
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780062643384
Lccn
83047699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9557478
Label
In a dark, dark room : and other scary stories, retold by Alvin Schwartz ; illustrated by Dirk Zimmer
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The night it rained
  • (loosely based on the folktale of "The ghostly hitchhiker")
  • The pirate
  • (British)
  • The ghost of John
  • (Stockton, California)
  • The teeth
  • (Surinam (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)
Control code
ocm09557478
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780062643384
Lccn
83047699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9557478

Library Locations

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