TTT # 25 All Hollow'eve freebie: Ghost story Anthologies

Top ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the Artsy Reader Girl. This weeks topic is Halloween Freebie and the topic will be: Ghost Story Anthologies. 

For a long time I have been collecting ghost stories ranging from kids to adult, from scary to not so scary. I only have half  the books from what my collation use to be. Over the years I have unhaul the books I didn't like and kept the ones I like and deed of having some importance to my collection. 

1.More Bones
More Bones

Authors: Arielle North Olson (Retelling),
Howard Schwartz

Favorite Story: The Haunted Violin

2. Short and Shivery
Short & Shivery: Thirty Chilling Tales

Author:  Robert D. San Souci

Favorite Story: The Lovers of Dismal Swamp - A folklore from Virginia

3.The Dark Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural

The Dark-Thirty: Southern Tales of the Supernatural

Author: Patricia C. McKissack

Favorite Story: The 11:59

4. More Ghost Stories

More Ghost Stories

Authors: Aidan Chambers (Chosen by)

 Favorite Story: Sweet Little Girl

5. Horowitz Horror: Stories You'll Wish You Never Read

Author: Anthony Horowitz

Favorite Story: The Money's Ear - A retelling of the Monkey's Paw

Horowitz Horror: Stories You'll Wish You Never Read

6. Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Trilogy

Author: Alvin Schwartz
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (Scary Stories, #1)

Favorite Story: ???- I don't really have one, they're all good.

7. Fun Phantoms: Tales of Ghostly Entertainment 

Fun Phantoms: Tales of Ghostly Entertainment

Authors: Seon Manley and Gogo Lewis

Favorite Story: The Nigh the Ghost got in - Not your typical ghost story.

8. The Walker's Book of Ghost Stories

The Walker Book Of Ghost Stories

Author: Susan Hill

Favorite Story: Sam of the Sea - The picture in this book are beautiful.

9. American Gothic Tales

American Gothic Tales

Authors: Joyce Carol Oates (Editor), Bruce McAllister, and Lisa Tuttle

Favorite Stories: The black cat by Edgar Allan Poe and The Outsider by H.P Lovecraft

10. Three Skeleton Keys

Author: George G. Toudouze

This story is not in any of my anthology. I have yet to find an anthology with this story in it.


  1. I love ghost stories, so thank you for this list. Very neat.

    My TTT.

  2. Scary Stories is the best! I still have my childhood copy. I had The Walker Book of Ghost Stories too, but I don’t know what happened to it.

    Aj @ Read All The Things!

    1. I still have my copy of Scary Stories from my childhood too. It sad that you lost you Walker Book of Ghost Stories. I'm sure it will show up.