19 November 2013

12 Halloween Picture Books for Children

Here are some of the Halloween picture books we read together as part of our Halloween preparations and celebrations this year.

Count Dracula by Victor G Ambrus

Darkness Slipped In by Ella Burfoot

Funnybones by Janet & Allan Ahlberg

Heggerty Haggerty and the Hallowe'en Ghosts by Elizabeth Lindsay with illustrations by Peter Rush

Monsters by Colin & Jacqui Hawkins

One Witch by Laura Leuck with illustrations by S. D. Schindler

Scruffy Scroggles and the monster party by Ann Rocard with illustrations by F. Ruyer
(The character Scruffy Scroggles created by Marino Degano)

The Berenstain Bears and The Spooky Old Tree by Stan and Jan Berenstain

Who's Afraid Of The Ghost Train by Frank Rodgers

Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson with illustrations by Axel Scheffler

A Scary Story Night by Rob Lewis

The Hairy Toe (A Traditional American Tale) with illustrations by Daniel Postgate

Sunnyboy was also curious to see a photograph of one of my Halloween costumes as a child. I'm on the right wearing the skeleton costume.

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  1. Good costumes for the Halloween party, lots of fun.

  2. Some great books! Love the halloween costume pic too!

  3. They look like great books! My kids love Halloween.