The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Illustrated by: Gris Grimly
For Ages: 6 - 9
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Are all the lights on?
Is there a parent in the house?
Are the windows shut and locked? Double-check!

They HAVE to be if you are going to read this book, which is undoubtedly the scariest rendition of one of the greatest ghost stories ever told: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

While you may have heard of Ichabod Crane, Katrina Van Tassel, and the Headless Horseman, you've never SEEN them quite like this -- through the macabre imagination of the inimitable Gris Grimly.

So, take a deep breath and take a long look. And you may want to bring a flashlight to bed with you tonight....
  • Atheneum Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416906254 | 
  • August 2007 | 
  • Grades 4 - 6

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