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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
Title variation
Scary stories from around the world
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
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
Intended audience
Lexile: 790
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
  • Folklore
  • Tales
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)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The haunted forest (Uzbekistan) -- The murkey secret (United States) -- Next-of-kin (Spain) -- The bloody fangs (Japan) -- Ask the bones (Caucasus Region) -- The four-footed horror (United States) -- Beginning with the ears (Iraq) -- Fiddling with fire (United States) -- The Laplander's drum (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)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 145 p.
Isbn
9780670875818
Lccn
98019108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm39195288
  • 832755
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)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The haunted forest (Uzbekistan) -- The murkey secret (United States) -- Next-of-kin (Spain) -- The bloody fangs (Japan) -- Ask the bones (Caucasus Region) -- The four-footed horror (United States) -- Beginning with the ears (Iraq) -- Fiddling with fire (United States) -- The Laplander's drum (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)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 145 p.
Isbn
9780670875818
Lccn
98019108
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm39195288
  • 832755

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