10 (Not So) Scary Stories
Cow, Pig, Duck, and Mouse are afraid to retrieve their ball when it goes into the
dog's house, but when they do go in they are pleasantly surprised.
PICTURE BOOK Thomas, J.
Forgetting his mother's warnings, Epossumondas
goes into the swamp alone then must pretend to be dead as he hears frightening sounds and fears they are being made by the dreaded loup garou.
PICTURE BOOK Salley, C.
Hampire - Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
Duck cannot sleep because he is hungry, but while he is preparing a snack the Hampire
, who roams the barnyard at night sinking his fangs into food, is creeping near.
PICTURE BOOK Bardhan-Quallen, S.
that grow in Crackenhopper Field are the fattest and crispiest around, and Jasper Rabbit cannot resist pulling some to eat each time he passes by, until he begins hearing and seeing creepy carrots
wherever he goes.
PICTURE BOOK Reynolds, A.
A little old lady who
is not afraid of anything
must deal with a pumpkin head, a tall black hat, and other spooky objects that follow her through the
dark woods trying to scare her.
PICTURE BOOK Williams, L.
A rhyming ride through Halloween night, from las brujas riding their broomsticks to los monstruos whose monstrous ball is interrupted by a true horror.
PICTURE BOOK Montes, M.
Parts - Tedd Arnold
A five-year-old boy thinks his body is falling apart untill he learns new teeth grow and hair and skin replace themselves.
PICTURE BOOK Arnold, T.
The Dark - Lemony Snicket
Laszlo is afraid of the dark
which lives in the same big, creaky house as him, until one night the dark
pays him a visit.
PICTURE BOOK Snicket, L.
A collection of thirteen poems and eight prose selections from larger works by Edgar Allan Poe.
CHILDREN 811 P743 1995
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leaves a London orphanage to live with her great-uncle, great-aunt, and sickly cousin James, but she soon realizes the
home has another resident, who means to do her and James harm.
CHILDREN FICTION Hahn, M.