Best Read [ Complete-Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3] By [ Alvin Schwartz ] – sneakerspear.co.uk

Complete-Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3 Telling scary stories is something people have always done It is an old fashioned way of having a good time Nobody tells scary stories better than Alvin Schwartz, and here, for the very first time, his three most spine tingling books are together in one volume Scary Stories to Tell in the DarkMore Scary Stories to Tell in the DarkScary Stories 3Complete with Stephen Gammell s splendidly creepy and bone chilling drawings, this collection is perfect for reading late at night in the dark and gloom if you dare Download Complete-Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3 – sneakerspear.co.uk

Best Read [ Complete-Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3] By [ Alvin Schwartz ] – sneakerspear.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • Complete-Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3
  • Alvin Schwartz
  • 02 February 2017
  • 0439892643

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  1. Still awesome These books are filled with short stories written down by the great Alvin Schwartz These stories are comprised of myths, folklore and urban legends from all over the world But beware dear reader, these stories may be too scary for you Wonderfully written sets of little tales of horror These stories were a beloved part of my childhood I can still remember my friends and I staying up late at night sitting in a circle with a flashlight and these books and taking turns reading ou Still awesome These books are filled with short stories written down by the great Alvin Schwartz These stories are comprised of myths, folklore and urban legends from all over the world But beware dear reader, these stories may be too scary for you Wonderfully written sets of little tales of horror These stories were a beloved part of my childhood I can still remember my friends and I staying up late at night sitting in a circle with a flashlight and these books and taking turns reading our favorite stories to each other As we did our best to freak each other out so these stories remain ingrained in my memory They bring back fond memories and are still delightful to read even as an adult.Stephen Gammell s horrifying illustrations still give me the creeps even as an adult They are without a doubt the stuff that nightmare...

  2. I had all three of Schwartz s Scary Stories books as a child, and remember reading them over and over The tales are mostly re tellings of classic urban legends The stories are creepy, but what really made this book great were the disturbing images by Stephen Gammell I remember staying up late reading these stories and staring at the images with a mixture of fascination and horror.Seriously, pretend you re a ten year old girl for a second and just look at these Now an adult, I went in search I had all three of Schwartz s Scary Stories books as a child, and remember reading them over and over The tales are mostly re tellings of classic urban legends The stories are creepy, but what really made this book great were the disturbing images by Stephen Gammell I remember staying up late reading these stories and staring at the images with a mixture of fascination and horror.Seriously, pretend you re a ten year old girl for a second and just look at these Now an adult, I went in search of a copy of this book to share with my nephew who loves scary stories Much to my dismay, I learned that the original version with the images by Stephen Gammell is out of print and has been banned by several institutions The newer versions have a new illustrator and less creepy imagery Stephen Gammell s illustrations MADE this book If you re looking to buy, try to find an old copy if you can Make sure the seller s description says the illustrations are by Gammell It s ...

  3. Just in time for Halloween The Gammell illustrated version I believe has enough surreal nightmare fuel to permanently shape someone s actual nightmares into that style for at least the next few decades of their life Beautiful art but so uncanny and eldritch.What s really neat about this series is how each book has sort of its own character , it even shows in the iconic illustrations as well.The original book is a mix of quirky ghost stories and American folklore, which like most folklore has Just in time for Halloween The Gammell illustrated version I believe has enough surreal nightmare fuel to permanently shape someone s actual nightmares into that style for at least the next few decades of their life Beautiful art but so uncanny and eldritch.What s really neat about this series is how each book has sort of its own character , it even shows in the iconic illustrations as well.The original book is a mix of quirky ghost stories and American folklore, which like most folklore has an astonishing death count, casual cannibalism galore, and is generally very morbid Still, it s a littlel...

  4. Usually I would ve re read this in October, but since the movie was coming out I had to crack this scary motherfucker open for the hundredth time When I was a kid I had all three of these books and the illustrations used to scare the shit out of me Only two of the stories REALLY scared me and those were Harold and Red Spot and those two stories are heavily featured in the movie I can t wait to see the movie this Tuesday and film a Book VS Movie video on it, I think it s going to be a lot Usually I would ve re read this in October, but since the movie was coming out I had to crack this scary motherfucker open for the hundredth time When I was a kid I had all three of these b...

  5. So pumped to see this movie Review to come.

  6. If you were born in the 80 s, there s no way you escaped reading the Scary Stories books when you were young This edition collects all three books, along with all those illustrations you remember I found the Treasury edition on sale while waiting for the DC to NY bus, and I had to have it I ve pulled it out at several black outs since then to scare my foreign national room mates who recognize some of the stories from versions in their home countries And yes, they can still be scary to twenty If you were born in the 80 s, there s no way you escaped reading the Scary Stories books when you were young This edition collects all three books, along with all those illustrations you remember I found the Treasury edition on sale while waiting for the DC to NY bus, and I had to have it I ve pulled it out at several black outs since then to scare my foreign national room mates who recognize some of the stories from versions in their home countries And yes, they can still be scary to twenty somethings As always, what really makes these books are the strange and ooz...

  7. Still just as good as my 90s memories And just as nightmare inducing.

  8. Ah, the memories I recently picked up this omnibus of spooky favorites from childhood, including the three Scary Stories books by Alvin Schwartz Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3 More Tales to Chill Your Bones and read them for the first time in my adulthood I really don t know what about these dark, macabre, downright creepy tales fascinated me so much as a child normally, I was terrified of anything remotely scary, having Ah, the memories I recently picked up this omnibus of spooky favorites from childhood, including the three Scary Stories books by Alvin Schwartz Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, and Scary Stories 3 More Tales to Chill Your Bones and read them for the first time in my adulthood I really don t know what about these dark, macabre, downright creepy tales fascinated me so much as a child normally, I was terrified of anything remotely scary, having to leave the room if a movie showed even the slightest tinge of blood and shying away from even the most innocuous rubber zombie mask Perhaps because of this, I found these tingly stories all theattractive Perhaps, in spite of my fear, I enjoyed a feeling of dark, ghostly unease, and reading about the supernatural allowed me to experience it on my own terms From then on, I was hooked on reading of ghostly, eerie places and ph...

  9. I spent my parents hard earned money at scholastic book fairs, as an elementary school kid, on all three of the individual Scary Stories collections I was thrilled the other day when I saw this treasury in the bookstore, and couldn t resist bringing it home It combines all three of the collections, and includes the amazing illustrations by Stephen Gammell that absolutely scared the bejeezus out of me as a child I have to admit, reading through the stories now, that even as a kid these must I spent my parents hard earned money at scholastic book fairs, as an elementary school kid, on all three of the individual Scary Stories collections I was thrilled the other day when I saw this treasury in the bookstore, and couldn t resist bringing it home It combines all three of the collections, and includes the amazing illustrations by Stephen Gammell that absolutely scared the bejeezus out of me as a child I have to admit, reading through the stories now, that even as a kid these must have been pretty vanilla I guess the fact that they have whole chapters dedicated to stories where the last line instructs you to...

  10. Not too long ago there was announcement that was made that stated Alvin Schwartz s god bless his soul Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark would be making it s debut on the big screen Growing up, I am sure many of you may have seen these books in your local library or bookstore One cannot simply forget the chain smoking pipe skull.Sadly, I was told that these books were also removed from libraries because of the offending artwork that is portrayed by Mr Stephen Gammell However, that hardly Not too long ago there was announcement that was made that stated Alvin Schwartz s god bless his soul Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark would be making it s debut on the big screen Growing up, I am sure many of you may have seen these books in your local library or bookstore One cannot simply forget the chain smoking pipe skull.Sadly, I was told th...