45 stars YES YES YESFinally I got the chance to read the final set of stories from Alvin Schwartz and Stephen Gammell s yet popular series Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark called
Scary Stories 3 Tales To Chill Stories 3 More Tales to Chill Bones In celebration of Halloween I have decided to revisit this ittle gem of a series again and I was seriously not disappointedThis book mostly has a set of scary stories that will haunt you in your sleep so here are a couple of stories out of this collection Harold image error The Scary Stories trio was one of the infamous books at my elementary school s Making Sense of Leadership: Exploring the Five Key Roles Used by Effective Leaders library everyone wanted to read them and for good reason they re fun spooky and the illustrations are both beautiful and downright terrifying The stories are a collection of folktales ghost stories and campfire stories meant to be read aloud with a group of friends However they re perfectly scary even if you re just reading them to yourself on a rainy afternoon The stories within these three books range from silly and cheesy to unsettling and scary especially for a book aimed at younger readers But I highly recommend all three books for younger and older readers alike I would alsoike to note that the new edition of these books with different illustrations should be skipped they have none of the flavor and atmosphere of the originals so get a copy of the original drawings you won t regret it All the nostalgia I also enjoyed reading the back sections explaining what each story was based on The illustrations are the best Ahh the Penny Aggie Volume 2 last and final book of the Scary Stories Trilogy and what an amazingly dark and creepier book this one was More Tales to Chill Your Bones was a bit darker and spookier than the first two books and I reallyoved and enjoyed reading this book so much I remember reading some of the stories when I was a kid and it was a great nostalgic feeling reading stories that I have read when I was a kid The stories I remember reading in this book when I was a kid were The Wolf Girl The Bus Stop and The Red Spot which the red spot gave me the total creeps because it deals with spiders and I so don t ike spiders at all I mean every year at the beginning of September and October I always get a ot of spiders crawling in my apartment and always get a ot of spiders crawling in my apartment and always scream when I see one I don t only get the small spiders but I also get the big black spiders as well in my apartment But the story The Red Spot scare me too because it deals with spiders and spider bites. Storytellers know just as they have for hundreds and hundreds of years that everyone enjoys a good scary storyAlvin Schwartz's Scary Stories 3 joins his other popular collections of scary folklore Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark and More Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark to give readers spooky funny and fantastic tales guaranteed to raise goose bumpsWho is the Wolf girl Why is a hearse filled with men with yellow glowing eyes Can a nightmare become reality How do you avoid an appointment with DeathStephen Gammell's sp. ,
Nt home on my keeper shelf At first I had felt uite disinclined to read this one having read book 1 book 2 I didn t hate those books but I also didn t I Was A Stranger love them much either They had just been two uick refreshing reads for me and I wasn t interested in this series any But then I thought my OCD thought just a tinyi book is what I m eaving out in this series and if it doesn t get any better it can t possibly be a waste of time Hence I started reading this book and guess what IT DOES GET BETTER The assortment of stories for this piece is much better than its predecessors even the artwork by Stephen Gammell is way spookier and vivid This is the best book in the Scary Stories series I believe Anyone who didn t ike the first two books should seriously try this one
STORIES I LIKED MOST MAYBE YOU WILL REMEMBER THEI iked most Maybe you will remember The The hog bcoz it made me really sad actually Is something wrong THUPPPPPPP This third volume of the series felt much grown up and interesting compared to the other two The stories were a ot of fun and I oved the urban Gone: The Disappearance of Claudia Lawrence and Her Father's Desperate Search for the Truth legends especially I also appreciated the research notes as they give background information about the work of the author Now I want to see the movie Has anyone seen it and can recommend This book is featured on Halloween Reads for Kids is a book full of chilling stories and urbanegends which are sure to get you trembling The illustrations are incredibly creepy Footsteps Such Things Happen The Wolf Girl and The Trouble are a few of our favorites It also contains one of our favorite scary poems titled You May Be The Next which also includes the short tune with notes to sing or playYou May Be The Next Did you ever think as a hearse goes byThat you may be the next to dieThey wrap you up in a big white sheetFrom your head down to your feetAnd the worms crawl in and the worms crawl outIn your Another great collection of spooky tales Scary Stories 3 is just as good as the original This one contains most of my favorite stories that I remember from reading it so ong agoThis is a very beloved book from my childhood along with it s two preuels I m still not entirely sure why I
LOVE SOMETHING SO MUCH THAT GAVEsomething so much that gave several serious complexes that continue into adulthood but I guess I m just twisted ike thatI chose to reread these books due to the Scary Stories movie that came out recently Needless to say the stories didn t scare me Moonrise (Snowfall, like they did when I was a kid but I still found that I was aittle creeped out going K Dark Room and Ghosts are just one part of his matchless folklore collectionBoo men When death arrives The appointment The bus stop Faster and faster Just delicious hello Kate The black dog Footsteps Like cats' eyes ; On the edge Bess Harold The dead hand Such things happen ; Running wild The wold girl ; Five nightmares The dream Sam's new pet Maybe you will remember The red spot No thanks ; What is going on here The trouble ; Whoooooooo Strangers The hog Is something wrong It's him T H U P P P P P P P You may be the nex. ,
Which I actually had a couple of spider bites on me that were small red spots on my skin while I was reading this book And when I was reading The Red Spot it spooked and creeped me out so much that And when I was reading The Red Spot it spooked and creeped me out so much that sent shivers down my spine That I couldn t help but keep on thinking about my spider bites that I actually went out and bought medicine for my spider bites and took care of the spider bites the next day because I didn t want what happened to the character in The Red Spot story happen to me and I tell you I know these stories are fictions folklore and myths But when a story gets to you and scares you as The Red Spot story did to me you know the author did an amazing job creepy you out and just plain scare you after reading each story All and all I so oved and enjoyed reading the final book of the Scary Stories trilogy that I would Hello, Snow! like to see if I can find books by Alvin Schwartz in theibrary soon 355Better than the second but nowhere near as good as the first This series of children s
Horror Stories Was A Favoritestories was a favorite my oldest son He presented me with copies of the books as he was A Little Dinner Before the Play leaving to serve in the Navy Nostalgia from his childhood What he remembered the most was the creepy cool artwork by Stephen Gammell Imagine my horror when I found out while I was re reading the series that when they reprinted the books as a 30th anniversary celebration they changed the artwork While Brett Heluist is a talented artist what made this book series really great was the strange art by Gammell Luckily I have older copies of this series with the weird art intact I investigated online and found examples of Heluists illustrations They are great of aiteral interpretation of the storiesbutit just isn t Scary Stories without Stephen Gammell Not sure what the publisher was thinking Scary Stories 3 gathers 25 stories from folklore There are notes about the stories and a Mastering the Art of Saying No Without Feeling Guilty: Tips, Techniques and Strategies list of sources in the back As in the prior books the stories vary even including a bit of poetry and a song The artwork perfectly accompanies the creepy tales All the tales are middle grade friendly An excellent collection of scary stories I will pass on the 30th Anniversary edition This series stands out because of the original artwork by Gammell My son remembers these books 17 years after we first read them because of Gammell s artwork It isn t the same outstanding series without the original art I m glad I have the full collection with the original drawings These definitely have a permane. Lendidly creepy drawings perfectly capture the mood of than two dozens scary stories and even a scary song all just right for reading along or for telling aloud in the darkAuthor Biography Alvin Schwartz is known for a body of work of than two dozen books of folklore for young readers that explore everything from wordplay and humor to tales andegends of all kinds His collections of scary stories Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark More Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark Scary Stories 3 and two I Can Read Books In A Dar.