Truly Scary Stories for Fearless KidsBook - 1998
Here is an eerie collection of stories and poems from around the world and across time. With classic tales by such writers as Bram Stoker, Washington Irving, W.W. Jacobs, E. Nesbit and Guy de Maupassant, each story is guaranteed to send delicious shivers through even the most stalwart young reader. Readers will meet a groom who shows up for his wedding .... dead; a man who robs his wife's grave and is haunted by her ghost every night; and even a boy who agrees not to reveal that he out-frightened the resident ghost in return for vanishing lessons. Fully illustrated throughout in fabulous colour, this collection is sure to become a family favourite. Stories include: - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving - The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert Service - Dracula's Guest by Bram Stoker - Buggam Grange: A Good Old Ghost Story by Stephen Leacock - Wedding by E. Nesbit
Publisher: Toronto : Key Porter Books, c1998.
Characteristics: 270 pages :,illustrations ;,26 cm.