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December 16, 2017

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Some silly scary stories, and some REALLY scary (beware!) stories for grades K - 5. You can find many of these titles in other formats as well such as eBooks or audio books.

 

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The Wrong Train

The Wrong Train
De Quidt, Jeremy

A treasury of scary stories envisions the experiences of a train passenger who becomes subject to the nightmarish elements in stories told by a mysterious stranger, who demands a terrible price to make the stories end.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 7 copies

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Gris Grimly's Tales From the Brothers Grimm: Being A Selection From the Household Stories Collected by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm

Gris Grimly's Tales From the Brothers Grimm: Being A Selection From the Household Stories Collected by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
Grimm, Jacob

An illustrated collection of forty traditional tales collected by the Grimm brothers.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 11 copies

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Took: A Ghost Story

Took: A Ghost Story
Hahn, Mary Downing

"A witch called Old Auntie is lurking near Dan's family's new home. He doesn't believe in her at first, but is forced to accept that she is real and take action when his little sister, Erica, is 'took' to become Auntie's slave for the next fifty years"--


Format: Book
Holds: 2 on 14 copies

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Frankencrayon

Frankencrayon
Hall, Michael

If the crayons cannot stop the scribble monster, this picture book and the play "Frankencrayon" may have to be canceled.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 14 copies

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The Imaginary

The Imaginary
Harrold, A. F.

Rudger, an imaginary playmate, must find his friend Amanda before he fades away to nothing, while eluding the only other person who can see him, evil Mr. Bunting, who hunts--and possibly even eats--imaginaries.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 6 copies

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Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of Mystery

Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of Mystery
Howe, Deborah

Though scoffed at by Harold the dog, Chester the cat tries to warn his human family that their foundling baby bunny must be a vampire.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 12 copies

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The Fun Book of Scary Stuff

The Fun Book of Scary Stuff
Jenkins, Emily

"A little boy tells his two dogs about all the things that scare him"--


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 11 copies

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Room of Shadows

Room of Shadows
Kidd, Ronald

Ever since his dad left, David Cray has had anger issues. So after he beats up school bully Jake Bragg, his mom grounds him in their creepy new house. Bored, David discovers a secret room with an old-fashioned desk, a chest, and a carving of a raven. Suddenly he's having strange dreams about the room and the house, and violence seems to follow him wherever he goes. Who is the Raven who is taking responsibility for these violent pranks? And why do the pranks resemble Poe's stories?


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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Strikeout of the Bleacher Weenies and Other Warped and Creepy Tales

Strikeout of the Bleacher Weenies and Other Warped and Creepy Tales
Lubar, David

"The appearance of a mysterious new girl in school stops her classmates cold. Black Friday shopping gets out of control for a mother and daughter. And stands full of screaming and shouting Bleacher Weenies are about to make the ultimate sacrifice. Here are thirty hilarious and harrowing stories that will scare you, make you laugh, or make you see the world in a whole new way. Find out where the author got the idea for each story at the end of the book."--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 8 copies

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Suee and the Shadow

Suee and the Shadow
Ly, Ginger

"Meet Suee: Twelve years old, wears black, has no friends--and she likes it that way! When Suee transfers to the dull and ordinary Outskirts Elementary, she doesn't expect to hear a strange voice speaking to her from the darkness of the school's exhibit room, and she certainly doesn't expect to see her shadow come to life. Soon, Suee must confront a stunning secret that has been hiding under her own two feet--something dark and sinister that puts Suee and her classmates in danger!"--Back cover.


Format: Graphic Novel
Holds: 1 on 14 copies

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