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This Newbery Honor Book and Coretta Scott King Award Winner from beloved author Patricia McKissack offers a “stellar collection” of “ten original stories, all with a foundation in African-American history or culture” (School Library Journal).In that special half-hour Cited by: 3.

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The stories are written in a story teller form and the author states that she heard of them during the time known as the dark-thirty, half an hour before nightfall. This was an enjoyable read. Having grown up in the rural south, I have heard of some of the stories and others in the book, I This is a compilation of stories from the South/5.

Ghosts, monsters, murders, and madmen. These thirty stories have been collected for your reading displeasure from all over the globe, and represent the world’s best scary stories and frightening folktales, featuring famous authors such as Thirty tales. book Irving and the Brothers Grimm.

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The Handmaid's Tale explores themes of subjugated women in a patriarchal society and the various means by which these women resist and attempt to gain individuality and Author: Margaret Atwood. Patricia C. McKissack (–) was an award-winning author who came from a family of skilled storytellers who taught Thirty tales.

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The Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections. A collection of ten spine-tingling tales, all with a foundation in African-American culture and history, from the time of slavery through the civil rights era.

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Her nine stories and one poem, however, are far too good to be reserved for that special time when it is neither day nor night and when shapes and shadows play tricks on the mind. These short works-haunting in both senses of the word-explore aspects of Brand: Scholastic.

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Storytellers include Aesop, Charles Perrault, the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, and Robert Southey as well as anonymous sources. Golden Age pioneer Charles Robinson provides nearly illustrations including 34 full-page images.Walt Disney's Giant Book of Fairy Tales is an illustrated hardcover children's book published by Purnell in October The book contains thirty-six fairy tales, including ones based on the films Pinocchio, Peter and the Wolf, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty.

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