S. E. Schlosser

Editor of WorldFolklore.net and AmericanFolklore.net, 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.

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.

Why the Sea is Salt

A poor man visits the devil and trades a slab of bacon for a magic hand-mill that can grind anything.

The Emperor’s Wooing

Guda's beloved goes missing after a civil war and she refuses to believe he is dead.

The Lady of Stavoren

A haughty lady rejects the commissioned cargo brought to her by a captain and pays a terrible price.

Pull up a chair or gather round the campfire and get ready for creepy tales of ghostly hauntings, eerie happenings, and other strange occurrences under starry skies. Whether read around the campfire on a dark and stormy night or from the backseat of the family van on the way to grandma’s, this series is a collection to treasure.