WorldCat Identities

Young, Richard 1946 March 1-

Overview
Works: 17 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 5,093 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Children's audiobooks  Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Narrator
Classifications: PZ8.1, 398.25
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Young
Favorite scary stories of American children by Richard Young( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1999 in English and held by 1,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection, selected by children as their favorites, of twenty-three spooky tales from a variety of ethnic traditions
The Scary story reader : forty-one of the scariest stories for sleepovers, campfires, car & bus trips-even for dates!( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of scary urban legends and other modern-day horror tales preserved by oral tradition, including "Hook-arm," "The Call from the Downstairs Phone, " and "Give Me Back My Guts!"
African-American folktales for young readers : including favorite stories from African and African-American storytellers by Richard Young( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 660 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of folktales from the African-American oral tradition, presented as they have been told by professional black storytellers from Rhode Island to Oklahoma
Favorite scary stories of American children : grades 4-6 by Richard Young( Recording )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains nine lighthearted scary stories for children, culled from the storytelling traditions of the Ozarks and Appalachians, Asia, the British Isles, Hawaii, and Native Americans
Race with Buffalo and other Native American stories for young readers( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirty-one stories in this collection include tales about ancient times, young heroes, tricksters, and magical beasts from tribes such as the Caddo, Cherokee, Choctaw, Seneca, and many others
Outlaw tales : legends, myths, and folklore from America's middle border by Richard Young( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of outlaws and desperados aare one of the few types of folklore that are peculiarly American. The myths and legends surrounding such characters as Belle Starr, Frank and Jesse James, and Wild Bill Hickok grip the national imagination just as tightly as they did a century ago
Ozark ghost stories( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short horror stories from the Ozark region, told by performing storytellers from Branson, Missouri
Ozark tall tales by Richard Young( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic mountain tales such as hill folk have told for centuries, including such favorites as "The One-Bullet Hunt, "
Stories from the days of Christopher Columbus : a multicultural collection for young readers by Richard Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of traditional tales, fables, and legends from the cultures brought together or affected by the voyages of Columbus, including those of Spain, Portugal, Italy, and the mainland and island Indian tribes he encountered
Ozark ghost stories( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghost stories from the American Southwest : ten spine-tingling tales by Richard Young( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales collected from the Ozarks to the Rio Grande, from Spanish-American, Cajun, Ozarkian, and other traditions
There's no such thing as ghosts : ghost stories from the Southeast by Richard Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features fourteen ghost stories from the Southeast, including The Bell witch and Blackbeard's lights
The head on the high road : ghost stories from the Southwest by Richard Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of sixteen ghost stories from the American Southwest, including Hispanic and Native American selections
Ozark tall tales by Richard Young( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last old Christmas by Richard Young( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sounds of Silver Dollar City( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ghost stories from the American Southwest by Richard Young( )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of over 100 spinetingling tales from the Southwest
 
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Favorite scary stories of American children
Alternative Names
Young, Richard, 1946 Mar. 1-

Young, Richard Alan, 1946-

Languages
English (36)

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The Scary story reader : forty-one of the scariest stories for sleepovers, campfires, car & bus trips-even for dates!African-American folktales for young readers : including favorite stories from African and African-American storytellersFavorite scary stories of American children : grades 4-6Race with Buffalo and other Native American stories for young readersOutlaw tales : legends, myths, and folklore from America's middle borderOzark ghost storiesOzark tall talesOzark ghost stories