Ask the Bones: Scary Stories from Around the World [NOOK Book]

Overview

What is real and what is imaginary? Do evil creatures lurk in the shadows? Do demons attack the helpless? Are there such things as invisible men? For generations, storytellers have given substance to our worst fears. In Ask the Bones, master storytellers Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz retell a varied selection of the world's most frightening folktales. Be ...
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Ask the Bones: Scary Stories from Around the World

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Overview

What is real and what is imaginary? Do evil creatures lurk in the shadows? Do demons attack the helpless? Are there such things as invisible men? For generations, storytellers have given substance to our worst fears. In Ask the Bones, master storytellers Arielle North Olson and Howard Schwartz retell a varied selection of the world's most frightening folktales. Be warned-these stories could scare you to death!

Illustrated by David Linn.

"These twenty-two stories provide a wide variety of supernatural happenings that won't disappoint the young horror acolyte." (The Horn Book, starred review)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781101127957
  • Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
  • Publication date: 8/26/2002
  • Sold by: Penguin Group
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 350,979
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: 790L (what's this?)
  • File size: 2 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 7, 2002

    best book ever

    non stop reading, is what you will be doing when you read this book. every page was a new adventure. there are 140 thrilling pages.all the stories helped me understand the different cultures and beliefs. the way they retold the stories was devinly done. if you want a great book with many stories that will frighten you , you must read ask the bones.

    6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2012

    Okay...

    The stories are good, but not scary, probably good for younger children. The author could've described things better, and made the stories more suspensful.

    4 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 19, 2012

    Scarry!!!!!

    Scary!!!!

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 13, 2012

    Pe Retty good!

    Its a pretty good book

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 10, 2012

    Try

    MOREBONES AND SCARY STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD ITS AKAwsome

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 18, 2006

    Great Book!

    I love this book! It wasn't wery scary, though! My favorite story is Nowhere to Hide. This book is filled with imagination!

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2003

    THE BEST

    I REALLY LOVED THIS BOOK. THE STORIES ARE NOT REALLY SCARY BUT KIND OF CREEPY. ITS A MUST BUY!!:0)

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 14, 2013

    Best

    Best f**king book

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2013

    I love this book

    You should read the lost hero books, its the one with three kids riding on a dragon,but when thay say that thay are holding hands thats crazy

    0 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 19, 2011

    Wont it

    I wont it

    0 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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