The dark-thirty : Southern tales of the supernatural (R)
Source:Yearling Newbery, Dell Yearling, Volume 1st yearling, New York, p.166 (2001)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3563 .C38323 D37 2001
Keywords:African Americans--Juvenile fiction, American, American--Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, Coretta Scott King Award, 1993, Ghost stories, Horror tales
Contents: The legend of Pin Oak -- We organized -- Justice -- The 11:59 -- The sight -- The woman in the snow -- The conjure brother -- Boo Mama -- The Gingi -- The chicken-coop monster.; Summary: A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty--the half hour before sunset--when ghosts seem all too believable.
Lexile measure 730; ages 7-12; book level 4.6; horror and supernatural