Tiptoe Into Scary Places Set One
Series of 16 titles
Get ready for bone-chilling stories for beginning readers! Explore frightening cemeteries, haunted houses, spooky libraries, and other scary places in this expertly crafted series for young readers. Each of the ghostly tales will grab hold of readers with an icy grip and send chills racing down their spines! This series features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art in each 24-page book will transfix emergent readers.
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|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Genre||Hi-Lo, Narrative, Nonfiction|
|Series||Tiptoe Into Scary Places|
|Number of Pages||24|
|Title Format||Reinforced book|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Correlations, Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Online learning supplement, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, Table of contents|
|Graphics||Full-color illustrations, Historical photographs|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
School Library Journal Review for Tiptoe Into Scary Places
Elementary schoolers are invited to enter the realm of the paranormal and discover real-life grisly murders, hauntings, and curses. Each volume retells a handful of spooky tales, from ghosts at the Millicent Library in Fairhaven, MA, to vampires at the legendary Panteón de Belén cemetery in Guadalajara, Mexico. . . .The straightforward text and print size make this set useful as a hi-lo series. The narratives are suspenseful but appropriate for the audience. Each spread is a mixture of nightmarish photographs of historical places and crime scenes and CGI supernatural entities, shadows, and more. VERDICT: Not for the faint of heart, this series will delight fans of bloody human history.