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More Short & Shivery: Thirty Terrifying Tales
Contributor(s): San Souci, Robert D. (Author), Coville, Katherine (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0440418577     ISBN-13: 9780440418573
Publisher: Yearling Books
OUR PRICE: $5.94  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: July 2015

Annotation: Thirty hair-raising stories from around the world fill this spooky collection with delicious shivers and spine-tingling chills. Sit down and meet "The Vampire Cat," "The Draug" and "The Rolling Head"; or take a stroll with "The Thing in the Woods." You'll find favorites such as "The Golden Arm" and startling new stories such as "Knock...Knock...Knock," vividly told with plenty of ghastly details and spooky endings. There's something here for everyone who likes a good shudder...but be prepared for goose bumps!
Twenty delightfully creepy illustrations by Katherine Coville and Jacqueline Rogers highlight this companion to Robert San Souci's first collection of scary stories, Short & Shivery.
Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Horror
Dewey: 398.25
Age Level: 10-13
Grade Level: 5-8
Lexile Measure: 920(Not Available)
Physical Information: 0.43" H x 5.18" W x 7.64" (0.27 lbs) 163 pages
Features: Bibliography, Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 144229
Reading Level: 6.4   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 6.0
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
From around the world comes this spooky collection of short stories and folktales: ghosts, ghouls, vampires, and skeletons galore to satisfy all horror hounds and thrill seekers

Something was approaching the house, and growing larger the nearer it came. Coming closer . . . and closer . . . Suddenly, she heard a blood-chilling scratch, scratch, scratch at the window. . . .

Shiver, shake, and shudder Be prepared for goose bumps when you read these thirty stories that will scare you silly--if you dare to keep reading. . . .

Ghouls, vengeful spirits, the walking dead, and deals with devils Horror lives in every corner of the globe, from China to Virginia, Brazil to Japan, Haiti to Nigeria. The most terrifying stories on earth will keep you up all night and are perfect to read to your friends. Can they handle it?

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