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The skull : a Tyrolean folktale  Cover Image Book Book

The skull : a Tyrolean folktale / Jon Klassen.

Klassen, Jon, (author,, illustrator.).

Summary:

"Jon Klassen's signature wry humor takes a turn for the ghostly in this thrilling retelling of a traditional Tyrolean folktale. In a big abandoned house, on a barren hill, lives a skull. A brave girl named Otilla has escaped from terrible danger and run away, and when she finds herself lost in the dark forest, the lonely house beckons. Her host, the skull, is afraid of something too, something that comes every night. Can brave Otilla save them both? Steeped in shadows and threaded with subtle wit--with rich, monochromatic artwork and an illuminating author's note--The Skull is as empowering as it is mysterious and foreboding." -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536223361
  • ISBN: 1536223360
  • Physical Description: 105 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2023.
Subject: Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Skull > Juvenile fiction.
Skull > Juvenile fiction.
Courage > Juvenile fiction.
Courage > Juvenile fiction.
Folklore.
Folklore > Austria > Tyrol > Adaptations.
Orphans > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Skull > Fiction.
Skull > Fiction.
Courage > Fiction.
Courage > Fiction.
Folklore > Austria > Tyrol > Adaptations.
Genre: Horror fiction.
Folk tales.

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at La Conner Swinomish Library District. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at La Conner Regional Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 5 total copies.
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