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The Resource Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world, selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn

Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world, selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn

Label
Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world
Title
Ask the bones
Title remainder
scary stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of scary folktales from countries around the world including China, Russia, Spain, and the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398.27
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1
LC item number
.A826 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olson, Arielle North
  • Schwartz, Howard
  • Linn, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales
  • Tales
  • Folklore
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world, selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.141-145)
Contents
Introduction -- The haunted forest (Uzbekistan) -- The murky secret (United States) -- Next-of-kin (Spain) -- The bloody fangs (Japan) -- Ask the bones (Carcasus Region) -- The four-footed horror (United States) -- Beginning with the ears (Iraq) -- Fiddling with fire (United States) -- The laplander's dream (England) -- A night of terror (Eastern Europe) -- Nowhere to hide (Russia) -- The handkerchief (China) -- The mousetrap (Iceland) -- The speaking head (Eastern Europe) -- The dripping cutlass (United States) -- The black snake (Persia) -- The hand of death (Mexico) -- The invisible guest (Germany) -- A trace of blood (United States) -- The bridal gown (Germany) -- The greedy man and the goat (Russia) -- The evil eye (United States)
Control code
ocm39195288
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 145 p.
Isbn
9780670875818
Lccn
98019108 /AC
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ACR-3128
Label
Ask the bones : scary stories from around the world, selected and retold by Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by David Linn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.141-145)
Contents
Introduction -- The haunted forest (Uzbekistan) -- The murky secret (United States) -- Next-of-kin (Spain) -- The bloody fangs (Japan) -- Ask the bones (Carcasus Region) -- The four-footed horror (United States) -- Beginning with the ears (Iraq) -- Fiddling with fire (United States) -- The laplander's dream (England) -- A night of terror (Eastern Europe) -- Nowhere to hide (Russia) -- The handkerchief (China) -- The mousetrap (Iceland) -- The speaking head (Eastern Europe) -- The dripping cutlass (United States) -- The black snake (Persia) -- The hand of death (Mexico) -- The invisible guest (Germany) -- A trace of blood (United States) -- The bridal gown (Germany) -- The greedy man and the goat (Russia) -- The evil eye (United States)
Control code
ocm39195288
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 145 p.
Isbn
9780670875818
Lccn
98019108 /AC
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ACR-3128

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