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BISAC Subject JNF052030

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / Folklore & Mythology

Pigling: A Cinderella Story [A Korean Tale]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

From a life filled with heartache and hardship, comes an unmatched beauty destined for a fairy-tale ending: Pear Blossom, a young Korean girl, leads a happy life with her parents—until her… Read More →

  • Lexile: 620
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Pirates, Scoundrels, and Scallywags

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Avast! Are ye' ready to sail the high seas with some of the world's most feared pirates? These accounts will do more than shiver your timbers. Come aboard to witness the ruthless methods of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.8
  • Dewey: 910.4'5

Psyche & Eros: The Lady and the Monster [A Greek Myth]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

In ancient Greece, a princess rises to a challenge: Psyche lives in the comfort of her parents’ wealthy kingdom. But when her beauty draws the jealous anger of the powerful goddess Aphrodite… Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 3.4
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Robin Hood: Outlaw of Sherwood Forest [An English Legend]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Fooled into committing a crime by the king’s foresters, young Robin Hood finds himself branded an outlaw. As he takes refuge in Sherwood Forest, he meets other hideaways who also unjustly… Read More →

  • Lexile: 560
  • ATOS: 3.2
  • Dewey: 398.22
Fall 2019

Scary Alien Abductions

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

Learn about the mysterious phenomenon of alien abductions. Testimonies and theories are presented as potential proof of the existence of aliens who abduct humans. Eerie photos and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 800
  • Dewey: 001.942

Sea Monsters: From Kraken to Nessie

From the Series Monster Mania

The ancient kraken was a huge squid that terrorized sailors at sea. The famous and mysterious monster of Scotland's Loch Ness has sparked people's curiosity since it was first photographed in… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • Dewey: 001.944

Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest

Set

Uncover mysterious phenomena and all things scary, from ESP and haunted houses to ancient curses and UFOs. Playful text embraces a creepy tone while delivering information that is solidly… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest — Library Bound Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest

Set

Uncover mysterious phenomena and all things scary, from ESP and haunted houses to ancient curses and UFOs. Playful text embraces a creepy tone while delivering information that is solidly… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $183.90
  • Temporarily out of stock
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Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest — Paperback Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest

Set

Uncover mysterious phenomena and all things scary, from ESP and haunted houses to ancient curses and UFOs. Playful text embraces a creepy tone while delivering information that is solidly… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $59.94
  • Temporarily out of stock
Add to Cart

Serpents and Werewolves: Stories of Shape-Shifters from around the World

From the Series World of Stories

A princess makes a daring deal with the Queen of the Snakes. A lonely sister weaves stinging plants together in order to save her brothers from their mother. A curious boy suddenly becomes a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 890
  • ATOS: 5.4
  • Dewey: 398.2

Setting the Stage for Fluency — eBook Set

From the Series Setting the Stage for Fluency

Set

Reading dramatic literature is a fun way to put the reader into the writer's mind—and the director's role. Setting the Stage for Fluency gives readers a front-row seat to visualize a story… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $426.50
  • Your Price: $319.88
  • 10 titles

Setting the Stage for Fluency — Library Bound Set

From the Series Setting the Stage for Fluency

Set

Reading dramatic literature is a fun way to put the reader into the writer's mind—and the director's role. Setting the Stage for Fluency gives readers a front-row seat to visualize a story… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 10 titles

Setting the Stage for Fluency — Paperback Set

From the Series Setting the Stage for Fluency

Set

Reading dramatic literature is a fun way to put the reader into the writer's mind—and the director's role. Setting the Stage for Fluency gives readers a front-row seat to visualize a story… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $76.86
  • Your Price: $76.86
  • 9 titles

ShockZone ™ — Villains Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Set

ShockZone™―Villains introduces the most vile criminals, killers, and corrupt leaders the world has ever seen. Narratives weave together the freakish facts and antics of these tyrants… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

ShockZone ™ — Villains — eBook Set

From the Series ShockZone ™ — Villains

Set

ShockZone™―Villains introduces the most vile criminals, killers, and corrupt leaders the world has ever seen. Narratives weave together the freakish facts and antics of these tyrants… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $179.96
  • 6 titles

Sinbad: Sailing into Peril [An Arabian Tale]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

Sinbad, a rich young man who wastes his fortune, must set sail from his home in Baghdad to earn a living as a merchant at sea. In his travels, he encounters violent storms, fearsome whales… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Spine-Tingling Urban Legends

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest

Ever hear a scary story and wonder if it really happened? Your friend's cousin swears it's true. But are there actually alligators lurking in the sewers? Or ghostly hitchhikers haunting… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 398.2
Fall 2019

Spontaneous Human Combustion

From the Series Unexplained (Alternator Books ® )

This book explores the phenomenon of spontaneous human combustion—what can we learn about it through historical documentation and the theories surrounding it? Captivate readers with this deep… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • Dewey: 001.94

Spooky Haunted Houses

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Fear Fest

Ever wonder if houses can really be haunted? Or how you can tell if there's a ghost in your midst? Read this book to find out—and also uncover facts about spooky historical places, some of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 930
  • ATOS: 5.5
  • Dewey: 133.1/22

Sunjata: Warrior King of Mali [A West African Legend]

From the Series Graphic Myths and Legends

A young hero who overcame the unthinkable rises to unite his people. Weak and silent, young Sunjata is unable to walk, unable even to pull a bow. But a prophesy foretold that his mother would… Read More →

  • Lexile: 680
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 741.5'973

Superstitions

From the Series Origins: Urban Legends

A broken mirror means seven years of bad luck. Spooky events are more likely to happen on Friday the 13th. A black cat is a sign of trouble to come. Knock on wood if you don't want something… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • ATOS: 4.7

Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May or May Not Exist

Everyone loves the stories of legendary creatures that just might really exist. This book relies on the latest information from cryptozoologists, experts who study these mysterious beings… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1160
  • ATOS: 8.0
  • Dewey: 001.944

The Chocolate Tree: [A Mayan Folktale]

From the Series On My Own Folklore

Ever wonder where chocolate came from? We have the Mayan king Kukulkán to thank. Kukulkán is more than a king—he is also a god. One day he brings his people an amazing gift: a chocolate tree!… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.7
  • Dewey: 398.2'0899742

The Dragon Emperor: [A Chinese Folktale]

From the Series On My Own Folklore

One night in ancient China, a special baby is born. He is an emperor, and he is also a dragon! The dragon emperor becomes a powerful ruler. But a warrior named Chi You is jealous. He plans to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • ATOS: 4.7
  • Dewey: 398.2