The Child’s Shroud

A mother's incessant weeping for her lost child awakens its ghost.

Snow White and Rose Red

Two lovely girls assist a grumpy dwarf and a mysterious talking bear while going about their daily work.

The Bird of Paradise

A world-weary monk pauses for a moment to listen to a beautiful bird sing, but when he walks on, he finds that a hundred years have passed.

Thor’s Stolen Hammer

Thor awakens one morning to find that his hammer, Mjolnir, is missing. But who took it?

The Frog Prince

A princess makes a deal with a frog and can't back out of it.

The Fox and the Crow

A Fox uses flattery to get what he wants.

The Tortoise and the Hare

A Hare challenges the Tortoise to a race, sure that his speed and agility will make him a winner.

The Man and the Satyr

A Satyr learns how hard it is to live with a roommate.

How Odin Lost His Eye

Father Odin longed to become the wisest being in the world, so he resolved to win a draught from Mimer's well.

The Bear and the Bees

A bear searches for honey but doesn't reckon on meeting a swarm of bees.


S. E. Schlosser
Editor of and, S.E. Schlosser is the author of the Spooky Series by Globe Pequot Press. She has been telling stories since she was a child, when games of "let's pretend" quickly built themselves into full-length tales acted out with friends. A graduate of both Houghton College and the Institute of Children's Literature, Sandy received her MLS from Rutgers University while working as a full-time music teacher and a freelance author.
The Spooky Series by S.E. Schlosser