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The Scary story reader

forty-one of the scariest stories for sleepovers, campfires, car & bus trips-even for dates!

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Published by August House in Little Rock, Ark .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Horror tales, American,
    • Tales -- United States,
    • Horror stories,
    • Folklore -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Sequel to: Favorite scary stories of American children / [edited by] Richard and Judy Dockrey Young. 1990.

      Statementcollected by Richard and Judy Dockrey Young ; introduction by Jan Harold Brunvand ; illustrations by Wendell E. Hall.
      ContributionsHall, E. Wendell: ill., Young, Richard, 1946-, Young, Judy Dockrey, 1949-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1 .S284 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination174 p. :
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1415285M
      ISBN 100874832713
      LC Control Number93024741

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