Fandom

Gakkou No Kaidan Wiki

Gakkou no Kaidan (book series)

96pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Gakkou no Kaidan (学校の怪談) (Lit. Ghost Stories at School) is a book series of 11 volumes written by Toru Tsunametsu,and published by Kodansha in the 1990s.The books were best-sellers in Japan.

PlotEdit

The books presents,in each volume,some ghost stories,that generally resolve around school.

InspirationEdit

Toru Tsunametsu was a Middle School Teacher.In 1985,Toru noticed that the students start to share ghost stories and rumours.This led Toru to collect ghost stories of his students.In the first 10 days,Toru collected over 160 stories.Toru presented some of the stories to a magazine,that praised his work.Toru rewrote some of them so they could be easy for children to read.This led to the publication in 1990 of the first volume of the series.

TriviaEdit

  • The book series was so famous that inspired an anime,four live-action movies,a manga series and some video-games.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.