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The Resource The skull talks back : and other haunting tales, collected by Zora Neale Hurston ; adapted by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins

The skull talks back : and other haunting tales, collected by Zora Neale Hurston ; adapted by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins

Label
The skull talks back : and other haunting tales
Title
The skull talks back
Title remainder
and other haunting tales
Statement of responsibility
collected by Zora Neale Hurston ; adapted by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inspired by stories from the rural south, a collection of terrifying tales includes a skinless witch, a talking skull, and a man more evil than the devil, as collected by the famous African-American writer Zora Neale Hurston
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130738
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hurston, Zora Neale
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Grade 5+
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomas, Joyce Carol
  • Jenkins, Leonard
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's stories, American
  • Horror tales
  • Horror stories
  • Short stories
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The skull talks back : and other haunting tales, collected by Zora Neale Hurston ; adapted by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip049/2003022215.html
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
Big, bad Sixteen -- Bill, the talking mule -- The skull talks back -- The witch who could slip off her skin -- High Walker -- The haunted house
Control code
488894
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9780060006310
Lccn
2003022215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060006310
  • (Sirsi) ADO-6978
Label
The skull talks back : and other haunting tales, collected by Zora Neale Hurston ; adapted by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Leonard Jenkins
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip049/2003022215.html
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
Big, bad Sixteen -- Bill, the talking mule -- The skull talks back -- The witch who could slip off her skin -- High Walker -- The haunted house
Control code
488894
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
56 pages
Isbn
9780060006310
Lccn
2003022215
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060006310
  • (Sirsi) ADO-6978

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