Everybody loves scary stories, and nobody loves them more than children. Storytellers Richard and Judy Dockery Young gathered these stories from the most discerning of critics - the children themselves. These are the tales kids tell most often and most often ask to be told.The stories in this multicultural collection come from the Ozark Mountains and the desert Southwest, from native Americans and Hawaiians, and from American immigrants from such faraway places as Japan and Laos. The nine stories in this collection for older children include: ´´Wylie and the Hairy Man,´´ ´´She´s Got Me,´´ ´´Blood Red Cedar,´´ ´´Married to a Ghost,´´ ´´Old Raw Head,´´ ´´Ghost of Vengeance,´´ ´´The Ki´in Spirits,´´ ´´The Tiger´s Eyes,´´ and ´´Spirit of Fire.´´ For Grades 4-6 1. Language: English. Narrator: Richard Young, Judy Dockrey Young. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/augu/000001/bk_augu_000001_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Everybody loves scary stories, and nobody loves them more than children. Storytellers Richard and Judy Dockrey Young gathered these stories from the most discerning of critics - the children themselves. These are the tales kids tell most often and most often ask to be told.The stories in this multicultural collection come from the Ozark Mountains and the desert Southwest, from native Americans and Hawaiians, and from American immigrants from such faraway places as Japan and Laos. The 14 favorites in this collection for younger children include: ´´The Red Velvet Ribbon,´´ ´´Bloody Mary, Bloody Mary,´´ ´´The Changelings,´´ and ´´Stop the Coffin!´´ For Grades K-3 1. Language: English. Narrator: Richard Young, Judy Dockrey Young. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/augu/000003/bk_augu_000003_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Old Ghosts is Joseph J. Christiano´s first collection of novellas and takes you from the darkest days of World War II Europe to the idyllic New England town of Deacon´s Landing. In these six assembled tales of terror, you will witness how an act of unspeakable evil dooms the crew of a crashed German bomber in ´´Emet.´´ A rookie trucker takes to a dangerous mountain pass and comes face to face with the legend of ´´The Highwayman.´´ A suicidal woman who has lost her family and her arm experiences a bizarre and terrifying form of ´´Phantom Pain.´´ An online gamer experiences horror when he is granted the ability to play his favorite game in ´´God Mode.´´ A professional assassin known only as ´´The Frenchman´´ gets in over his head when he takes a job for a mob boss. And an elderly man returns to his hometown for his mother´s funeral and comes face to face with some ´´Old Ghosts.´´ Whether he is telling stories of the frozen battlefields of a devastated Europe or the mundane anxiety of trying to impress a new employer, Joseph J. Christiano demonstrates his knowledge of what scares you and puts that knowledge to good use in these six novellas. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Scott MacDonald. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/062224/bk_acx0_062224_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Piper was hoping to meet her favorite author before he died, but she was a day late. The famous man´s luck ran out right before Piper showed up at his house for a casual interview. Piper finds herself at the heart of the literary world´s biggest scandal yet. A celebrity crime reporter hires Piper as her apprentice. When a budding romance with a murder suspect begins to blossom, Piper finds herself in a dangerous situation. Interview with a Ghost is a riveting, cozy ghost mystery that will keep you engaged, and you´ll gasp at the twist ending! All aduiobooks in this supernatural suspense/paranormal thriller series are stand-alone novels, and may be listened to in order. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Marie Hoffman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/112415/bk_acx0_112415_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Xan has just landed his dream job at a prestigious art gallery. There´s only one problem: Everyone on staff says the place is haunted. Nobody´s willing to work after hours, because the place gets too creepy once darkness falls. But when the opportunity arises for Xan to meet his favorite transgender artist, he jumps at the chance to stay late. Will Xan come face-to-face with an apparition from another time? And if he does, can he finally solve the mystery of the gallery ghost? Queer Ghost Stories are standalone tales that can be enjoyed in any order. Other stories in the series include: Ghost Radio, The Future Is Deadly, and The Witch of the Winter Woods. Ghost Gallery is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to existing locations or persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental. Listen to Ghost Gallery today! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Madeleine Mayfair. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/111552/bk_acx0_111552_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
These shivery tales were collected from the oral tradition, from people all over the Southwest, and represent the rich cultural diversity of the region, from the Ozarks to the Rio Grande, California to the Big Thicket. There are stories from the Spanish-American, Mexican-American, Cajun, Ozark, and other tranditions. Old favorites such as ´´Mary Calhoun´´ and the Vanishing Hitchhiker are here, along with the ghostly mother who keeps her baby supplied with milk, the haunted mansion which was the model for Scarlett O´Hara´s Tara, and stories laced with truly black humor. For Ages 12 to Adult 1. Language: English. Narrator: Richard Young, Judy Dockrey Young. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/augu/000005/bk_augu_000005_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Sixth-grader Nina Tanleven knows that old Mrs. Watson’s spike-roofed, dark green house is haunted. She feels the ghost as soon as she walks toward the faded porch. But when Nina climbs the stairs to look for an antique wardrobe in the tower room, she has to wonder what else the spooky mansion is hiding. Soon Nina is in the company of a ghostly crying child, a long-dead artist, and a gruesome, hypnotic painting. To break the dark spell surrounding the house, she will have to join forces with these shadowy spirits. Bruce Coville is the author of dozens of books for young listeners. He has been a storyteller, teacher, and actor. It was his love for the theater that led him to write his first book about Nina Tanleven, The Ghost in the Third Row. The feisty Nina, his favorite ghostbuster, is sure to become yours, too. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Christina Moore. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/reco/007051/bk_reco_007051_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.