Charles Dickens’ unlike a lot of his Victorian cotemporaries did not believe in ghosts. Despite this, ghosts did fascinate him and he wrote about them. * His short ghost stories like all of his novels reflected a strong social message. Dickens grew up in London during a time of great poverty and disarray. His stories reflect the London he kn
"This is a book of many short ghost stories and southwest legends from different towns and territories in the state of Arizona." - Misty P.
Not Only The Swallows- Ghosts Teach the History of San Juan Capistrano
"Not Only The Swallows- Ghosts and the History of San Juan Capistrano" by Lonnie Dai Zovi, is a short ghost story with exercises about a California teacher that takes her students to visit the mission at an Juan Capistrano to teach them about the history of Father Junipero Serra, the missions and of course the yearly appearance of the swallows. One of her students learns a lot more than she wanted to! high interest short story written at a 4-5th grade reading level, but of interest to all.
"Elvis Has Left The Building: Elvis's Ghost and Las Vegas History"
"Elvis Has Left The Building: Elvis's Ghost and Las Vegas History" by Lonnie Dai Zovi -is a short ghost story with exercises about an obnoxious yet experienced events technician. He is in charge of the sound for an Elvis impersonators show in Las Vegas, but he gets a surprise that even he can't explain. "Elvis Has Left The Building: Elvis's Ghost and Las Vegas History" is one of eighteen stories in the U.S.History based True Ghost Stories That Teach Historically Based Stories