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Cross Your Fingers, Spit in Your Hat: Superstitions and Other Beliefs

by Alvin Schwartz

Superstitions about such topics as love and marriage, money, ailments, travel, the weather, and death.

Ghosts! Ghostly Tales from Folklore (An I Can Read Book Level 2)

by Alvin Schwartz

Seven, easy-to-read ghost stories based on folk tales and legends. You'll be haunted by bossy ghosts, helpful ghosts, tricky ghosts, messy ghosts, funny ghosts and a ghost who wants his stuff back. There's even a ghost bully who gets what's coming to her. Some pictures are described.

I Saw You in the Bathtub and Other Folk Rhymes

by Alvin Schwartz

This book is filled with rhymes. They are silly and funny and scary. Nobody knows who made them up. But some of the poets were children. Their rhymes were passed from person to person. And now they have reached you. Maybe some day You will write a rhyme like one of these.

In a Dark, Dark Room

by Alvin Schwartz

A collection of scary stories that go bump in the night.

More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

by Alvin Schwartz

" Brief, bloodcurdling tales of ghosts, murders, graveyards, and other horrors, greatly enhanced by the ghoulish illustrations." - The Horn Book

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

by Alvin Schwartz

Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

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  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
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