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ERIC Number: EJ583484
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Don't Let a Good Scare Frighten You: Choosing and Using Quality Chillers to Promote Reading.
Richards, Patricia O.; Thatcher, Debra H.; Shreeves, Michelle; Timmons, Peggy; Barker, Sallie
Reading Teacher, v52 n8 p830-40 May 1999
Investigates why children are attracted to scary books, and what they find scary. Addresses children's fears through scary books and the instructional value of scary books. Discusses successful classroom experiences with scary books and notes selection considerations. Offers literature study ideas and a 100-item bibliography of scary books. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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