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In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories

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*New Books were purchased as overstock (excess from stores / warehouses) and have a small dot or line on the edge (made by the publisher).
*Used books are previously owned but in good condition with minimal wear. Occasionally, a previous owner's name/inscription is on the inside front cover.


In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories

by Alvin Schwartz
illustrated by Victor Rivas (new) and Dirk Zimmer (older)

Creak...Crash...BOO! Shivering skeletons, ghostly pirates, chattering corpses, and haunted graveyards...all to chill your bones! Share these seven spine-tingling stories in a dark, dark room.  School Library Journal said this book is "perfect for younger children who are constantly pestering...for 'something scary.'"  A super fun book that's fun to read around Halloween time.


Book Type:  reader (smaller books for kids to read themselves)

Related Lists:   Halloween

Grade Level:    1st grade,     2nd grade,     3rd grade

Reading Level:   DRA Level 16      Guided Reading Level J

As a service, we have added a small label to the inside front cover of the book indicating the book's reading level.

NOTE: There are two different covers for this book. If you order a new book, you will get the first cover shown here. If you order a used book, you will get whichever cover we have in stock at the time of your order.