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HALLOWEEN TALES                                         
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Not Too Scary Stories

     BOO! Do you like to be scared, but just a little bit?

     These semi-scary stories are for younger children, mostly in picture book (P) format.

Title Location in Library
THE TAILYPO: A GHOST STORY by Joanna Galdone P; Cassette & Book
A stange varmint haunts the woodsman that chopped off its tail.  
KING OF THE CATS by Paul Galdone +398.2 Ga
As the gravedigger tells his wife how a band of cats marched into the cemetery, their own cat listens with a stange intensity.    
DIANE GOODE'S BOOK OF SCARY STORIES & SONGS by Diane Goode +398.2 Go  
A collection of traditional tales, with some poems and songs, most with a ghost theme.    
THE WITCH'S REVENGE by Lynn Gordon P  
When Audrey and Andrew open a door on Halloween night to greet a party guest dressed as a witch, they have no idea what's in store for them.    
EEK! CREAK! SNEAKER! SNEAK! by Rhonda Greene P  
Bugbear and Bugaboo are two creatures who like to play scary tricks on children, until the night they get scared themselves.    
KNOCK, KNOCK! WHO'S THERE? by Sally Grindley P  
Many scary creatures knock on the door and ask to be let in, but the door only opens for Daddy.    
OGRES, OGRES, OGRES! by Nicholas Heller P  
The letters of the alphabet are represented by an assortment of ogres devouring all sorts of foods.    
THE GHOST OF NICHOLAS GREBE by Tony Johnston P  
The ghost's bone has been stolen from a New England farm, and he haunts the house - eerie and comical.    
THE SOUP BONE by Tony Johnston P  
Looking for a soup bone on Halloween a little old lady finds a hungry skeleton instead.    
THE WITCH'S HAT by Tony Johnston P; Cassette & Book  
A witch's hat causes its owner some problems when it turns into a bat, a rat, a cat, and still won't behave after that.    
BOOGIE BONES by Elizabeth Laredo P  
Boogie Bones, a skeleton who loves to dance, disguises himself as a living person and enters a dance contest.    
THE MONSTER PARTY by Stephanie Laslett P  
With six spooky holograms.    
THE GHOST-EYE TREE by Bill Martin P  
Walking down a dark road one night, a brother and sister argue over who's afraid of the dread Ghost-Eye tree.    
A BEASTY STORY by Bill Martin P  
Some mice venture into the dark, dark woods where they find a dark brown house leading past other dark colors to a spooky surprise.    
OLD DEVIL WIND by Bill Martin P  
On a dark and stormy night one object after another joins in making eeries noises in the house.    
THERE'S A NIGHTMARE IN MY CLOSET by Mercer Mayer P  
A child believes that there is a nightmare hiding in his bedroom closet, but no one takes him seriously.    
  

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