Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 5.2
Lexile Measure®: 850L
Guided Reading: S
- Short Stories
- Ghosts, Monsters, Vampires, Witches
About This Book
In this creepy collection, San Souci draws on myths, legends, and folk tales to create 13 completely new stories, all featuring boys and girls from 8–12 as leading characters.
Dare to Be Scared weaves suspense, drama, and psychological power into eerie, evocative stories, including ghost tales, fantasy, and science fiction, that will spur young imaginations.
"One always expects impeccable scholarship and a fluid storytelling style when reading a San Souci adaptation."— The Horn Book Magazine