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Guillermo del Toro to Bring us Some Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

by: Jay Carlson – Editor-in-chief

I was eight when my third grade teacher introduced our class to Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark around Halloween. 228 more words


Guillermo Del Toro To Develop 'SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK' Adaption

Back in late 2013, CBS Films announced that they had acquired the rights to Alvin Schwartz’s beloved children’s book anthology SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK  456 more words


Guillermo del Toro signs on for film adaptation of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

You might remember Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark from your childhood nightmares, in which case we have some good and bad news: Alvin Schwartz’s macabre children’s book anthology will soon be returning to haunt you as a feature film developed by… 268 more words


Check Under the Bed....And in the Closet. Just Check the Whole House.

Don’t you roll your eyes at me because this trio of books I’m going to talk about seemingly belongs in the area of ‘To Be Read By Children.’ By the age of 13 I was already reading Stephen King and Clive Barker.  588 more words

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An "Adult" Re-reads Scary Story to Tell in the Dark

I consider myself an “adult.” I’m a college student. I have a job. I can and do pay for things like ramen and toweling paper, boring adult stuff I’d never have to think about buying for myself before. 1,023 more words

Wednesday It List

Don’t let this list spook you, it’s almost the weekend! 48 more words


Get scared and nostalgic with trailer for Scary Stories documentary -- watch

Everyone loves a good scare. If you were a child of the ’80s and ’90s, it’s likely those tricks and treats came from the late author Alvin Schwartz. 296 more words