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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
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
  • LG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
  • 2.5
  • 2.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zimmer, Dirk
Series statement
An I can read book
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tales
  • Horror tales
  • Children's stories
  • Folklore
  • Horror stories
  • Ghosts
  • Short stories
  • Folklore
  • Horror
  • Children's stories
  • Horror tales
  • Tales
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
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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
105704
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780060252717
Lccn
83047699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060252717
  • (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
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
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
105704
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
63 pages
Isbn
9780060252717
Lccn
83047699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060252717
  • (OCoLC)9557478

Library Locations

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