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Alvin Schwartz

Biography

Alvin Schwartz

Alvin Schwartz was the author of more than fifty books dedicated to and dealing with topics such as folklore and word play, many of which were intended for young readers. He is often confused with another Alvin Schwartz, who wrote Superman and Batman daily comics strips and a novel titled THE BLOWTOP.

Alvin Schwartz

Books by Alvin Schwartz

Written by Alvin Schwartz with illustrations by Stephen Gammell. - Children's, Children's 8-12, Horror, Youth Fiction

SCARY STORIES 3 is a timeless collection of chillingly scary tales and legends, in which folklorist Alvin Schwartz offers up some of the most alarming tales of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural events of all time. In this paperback edition, Stephen Gammell’s artwork from the original SCARY STORIES 3 appears in all its spooky glory. Read if you dare!

Written by Alvin Schwartz with illustrations by Stephen Gammell. - Children's, Children's 8-12, Horror, Youth Fiction

MORE SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK is a timeless collection of chillingly scary tales and legends, in which folklorist Alvin Schwartz offers up some of the most alarming tales of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural events of all time. In this paperback edition, Stephen Gammell’s artwork from the original MORE SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK appears in all its spooky glory. Read if you dare!