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American tall tales —Osborne, Mary Pope.

A collection of tall tales about such American folk heroes as Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind, Pecos Bill, John Henry, and Paul Bunyan.

Paul Bunyan : my story —Harrison, David L. (David Lee), 1937-

An introduction to tall tales about the giant lumberjack from the north woods, as told from his own perspective.

Scary stories to tell in the dark —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992

Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

Tall tale [the unbelievable adventure]

The dynamic Pecos Bill teams with larger-than-life heroes Paul Bunyan and John Henry to help a brave young man in the fight against a greedy land-grabber who'll stop at nothing to get his hands on the deed to the youngst...

Scary stories to tell in the dark —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992

Stories of ghosts and witches, "jump" stories, scary songs, and modern-day scary stories.

The legend of Slappy Hooper : an American tall tale —Shepard, Aaron.

Slappy Hooper, the world's biggest, fastest, bestest sign painter, gets in all kinds of trouble with his amazingly realistic signs.

Pecos Bill : a tall tale —Kellogg, Steven.

Incidents from the life of Pecos Bill, from his childhood among the coyotes to his unusual wedding day.

The Scary story reader : forty-one of the scariest stories for sleepovers, campfires, car & bus trips - even first dates!

A collection of scary urban legends and other modern-day horror tales preserved by oral tradition, including "Hook-arm," "The Call from the Downstairs Phone," and "Give Me Back My Guts!"

Scary stories to tell in the dark —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992, author.

'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' is a timeless collection of chillingly scary tales and legends, in which folklorist Alvin Schwartz offers up some of the most alarming tales of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural e...

The tale of Tricky Fox —Aylesworth, Jim.

Tricky Fox uses his sack to trick everyone he meets into giving him ever more valuable items.

Who took my hairy toe? —Crum, Shutta.

An old man known for taking what isn't his picks up the wrong thing one Halloween night, and its owner wants it back.

Scary stories 3 : more tales to chill your bones —Schwartz, Alvin, 1927-1992

More traditional and modern-day stories of ghosts, haunts, superstitions, monsters, and horrible scary things.

Roy makes a car —Lyons, Mary E.

Roy Tyle, the best mechanic in the state of Florida, can clean spark plugs by just looking at them, and he takes a two-dollar bet that he can make an accident-proof car.

The boy and the ghost —San Souci, Robert D.

A poor boy hopes to win a fortune for himself and his family by spending the night in a haunted house and bravely standing up to a frightening ghost.

The Bill Murray stories life lessons learned from a mythical man

One man's journey to find meaning in Bill Murray's many unexpected adventures with everyday people, rare and never-before seen footage of the comedic icon participating in stories previously presumed to be urban legend. ...

Johnny Appleseed —Lindbergh, Reeve.

Rhymed text and illustrations relate the life of John Chapman, whose distribution of appleseeds and trees across the Midwest made him a legend and left a legacy still enjoyed today.

Snowbear Whittington : an Appalachian Beauty and the Beast —Hooks, William H.

An Appalachian version of the tale about a girl whose true love breaks the spell and turns her husband from a snow-white bear back into a handsome young man.

UPA the jolly frolics collection

"[This three-disc set] includes 38 theatrical cartoons released from 1948 to 1959. Originally distributed by Columbia Pictures, the cartoon shorts produced by UPA (United Productions of America) were revolutionary, adopt...

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