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Robert D. San Souci is the award-winning author of many popular books for young readers, including the Short & Shivery books, and the quartet of picture books about Arthurian legends, Young Merlin, Young Guinevere, Young Lancelot, and Young Arthur.


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Even More Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers
eBook

Thirty spine-chilling stories from around the world provide plenty of shivers in this spooky collection.  Curl up with old friends like Washington Irving's "Guests from Gibbet Island" or Charles Dickens' "Chips."  Or make the aquaintance of "The Skull That Spoke" and "The Monster of Baylock"--but beware of spectral visitors like "The Blood-Drawing Ghost."... Read More
 





Even More Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Jacqueline Rogers
Trade Paperback

Thirty spine-chilling stories from around the world provide plenty of shivers in this spooky collection. Curl up with old friends like Washington Irving’s “Guests from Gibbet Island” and Charles Dickens’s “Chips.” Or make the acquaintance of “The Skull That Spoke” and “The Monster of Baylock”–but beware of spectral visitors like “The... Read More
 





More Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Katherine Coville
Trade Paperback

From around the world comes this spooky collection of short stories and folktales: ghosts, ghouls, vampires, and skeletons galore to satisfy all horror hounds and thrill seekers!
 
Something was approaching the house, and growing larger the nearer it came. Coming closer . . . and closer . . . Suddenly... Read More
 





More Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Katherine Coville
eBook

Thirty hair-raising stories from around the world fill this spooky collection with delicious shivers and spine-tingling chills. Sit down and meet "The Vampire Cat," "The Draug" and "The Rolling Head"; or take a stroll with "The Thing in the Woods." You'll find favorites such as "The Golden Arm" and startling new... Read More
 





Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Katherine Coville
Trade Paperback

A collection of ghost stories, spooky shorts, and frightening folktales from all over the world, perfect for scary sleepovers, staying up all night, or reading alone under the covers—if you dare!
 
“No one travels these roads after dark. Those who are found the next day, if they are still... Read More
 





Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Katherine Coville
eBook

A collection of ghost stories, spooky shorts, and frightening folktales from all over the world, perfect for scary sleepovers, staying up all night, or reading alone under the covers—if you dare!
 
“No one travels these roads after dark. Those who are found the next day, if they are still... Read More
 





Sootface
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Trade Paperback

Once, an Ojibwa man whose wife had died raised three daughters alone. The two older girls were lazy and bad-tempered, and made their youngest sister do all the work. When the flames from the cooking fire singed her hair or burned her skin, they laughed and called her Sootface.



While she worked... Read More
 





A Terrifying Taste of Short & Shivery
Written by Robert D. San Souci
Illustrated by Katherine Coville
eBook

Ghoulies, ghosties, and long-leggedy beasties inhabit these 30 chilling tales gathered from around the world. Creepy classic and contemporary stories from Australia, Germany, India, El Salvador, and elsewhere--including a healthy helping of American apparitions--will keep readers and listeners scared stiff. Do you dare walk down the lane where "Crooker Waits"? Or... Read More
 

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