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Some Things Are Scary

Books to put the fright back in Halloween.

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Oct 17 2013 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Folklore    Holiday    Scary  

Gobsmacked

Loud bumps and tiny footsteps in Little Bear’s Visit by Else Holmelund Minarik and Maurice Sendak.

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May 24 2013 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Animals    Folklore    Movies    Scary  

Knock Knock. Who’s There?

The month in death.

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Jun 13 2012 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Death    Executive Decisions of Our Time    Foreigners    Parents    Scary  

My, What a Big Skull You Have

A celebrity makeover in Duck, Death and the Tulip by Wolf Erlbruch.

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May 27 2012 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Animals    Death    Foreigners    Scary  

The Horror

Some Things Are Scary (No Matter How Old You Are) by Florence Parry Heide and Jules Feiffer.

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Apr 12 2012 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Growing    Scary  

Into the Mild

Same nuts, different view in Scaredy Squirrel by Mélanie Watt.

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Dec 11 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Animals    Executive Decisions of Our Time    Foreigners    Scary  

Fears of a Feather

The Flying Lesson of Gerald Pelican by Nathaniel Benchley.

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Dec 05 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Adventure    Animals    Growing    Parents    Role Models    Scary  

Season’s Greetings

Grannies, ducks, death and the return of Chico Bon Bon.

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Suddenly This Summer

All the time in the world, but no time to lose.

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Jul 01 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Death    Foreigners    Scary    Seasons    We Are Old  

The Long View

Lane Smith’s Glasses, Who Needs ‘Em?

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Jan 17 2011 | Comments: 0

Filed Under:  Misfits & Renegades    Scary  

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