By Mumsibles G
So Halloween is up next week and I am super super excited. To get in the mood, I’m going to list Mumsibles Favorite Halloween Books! Check them out!
Age 3 to 8 Years
THE BERESTAIN BEARS GO ON A GHOST WALK BY STAN BERENSTAIN & JAN BERENSTAIN
Papa Bear loves Halloween, so he’s thrilled when he’s put in charge of the Bear Country School’s Ghost Walk. He has everything he needs to make it a really spooky night — cobwebs, jack-o’-lanterns, and monsters, such as Frankenbear and Grizzula. But will Papa Bear learn the hard way that one bear’s fun is another bear’s nightmare? Boo!
THE UGLY PUMPKIN: KIDS HALLOWEEN BOOK BY JON HAWS
Follow Ellie, a white pumpkin as she hopes to be picked from her pumpkin patch and taken home with a child. Ellie has always looked forward to Halloween and for the chance to go home with a child but the other pumpkins make fun of her and tell her that no child would ever want to take her home because she is different. Her mother tells her she is beautiful and special but no one seems to want her. One day a girl finds Ellie and thinks she is the PERFECT pumpkin to bring home for Ellie.
This is a fun Halloween story for kids that teaches the importance of being nice, saying kind words, and thinking of others feelings. A fun kids Halloween book that your child will love.
MARVIN IN THE KOOKY SPOOKY HOUSE: A HALLOWEEN ADVENTURE BY LORD TOPH
Vividly imaginative illustrations by the fine artist / author Lord Toph. Go on an adventure with Marvin this Halloween! Only a few days before Halloween, and young Marvin, is already in for a big scare. So when the time is right, he strikes out late in the night, to visit that spooky house up there. You’re in for a treat when you read to find out how Marvin gets tricked out of being frightened, once he bravely enters the Kooky Spooky House!
HALLOWEEN HUSTLE BY CHARLOTTE GUNNUFUSON & ILLUSTRATED BY KEVAN J. ATTEBERRY
In the dark, a funky beat. Something white with bony feet. Skeleton dancing up the street, Doing the Halloween Hustle. Skeleton is dancing his way to a Halloween party—but as he grooves across town, he keeps stumbling, tumbling, and falling apart! Can Skeleton stay in one piece long enough to make it to the party?
THE WITCH’S BIG NIGHT BY SALLY HUSS
The Halloween witch in this story is very perturbed by the visitors who come to her door. No candy for them, instead she offers spiders, smelly dead fish, or a handful of worms. She’s scary and grumpy. Her frustration stems from the fact that not one of the trick-or-treaters has the gumption to trick her, except for one kindly skunk. A tub of bobbing apples does the trick. How he does it is for you to find out. This book is full of amusing rhyme and whimsical illustrations that will delight even the most outrageous Halloween characters in your household. Over 30 delightful and colorful illustrations dance along with the story.
THE NIGHT BEFORE HALLOWEEN BY NATASHA WING
“‘Twas the night before Halloween, and all through the house, All the creatures were stirring, except for the mouse. The monsters had gathered to plan and prepare, For the trick-or-treaters who soon would be there?.” Little monsters and goofy goblins take center stage in this silly, spooky spin on Clement C. Moore’s beloved poem. But what will happen on Halloween when the monsters come face to face with human trick-or-treaters in this fun-filled book by the author of The Night Before Easter?
SPLAT THE CAT AND THE PUMPKIN-PICKING PLAN BY ROBB SCOTTON
Join Splat the Cat in New York Times bestselling author-artist Rob Scotton’s Splat the Cat and the Pumpkin-Picking Plan. Splat goes to a pumpkin patch with Seymour, and he is determined to find the biggest pumpkin ever. But when he finally does, Splat finds out the real challenge isn’t the pumpkin picking—it’s how to get the pumpkin home!Complete with stickers, this storybook is perfect for fans of the Splat the Cat picture book series. Young readers will love laughing along with their favorite furry cat as he thinks up the perfect plan in this hilarious new Splat the Cat adventure!
PINKALICIOUS: PINK OR TREAT BY VICTORIA KANN
Kids will have a pinkatastic Halloween with Victoria Kann’s Pinkalicious: Pink or Treat!, an 8×8 illustrated storybook.Pinkalicious can’t believe it: The mayor has canceled Halloween because a storm has knocked out the town’s power. No Halloween means no Halloween candy. No Halloween jack-o’-lanterns. No Halloween trick-or-treating. No Halloween holiday parties. And worst of all, no Halloween costumes. Pinkalicious has the perfect Pinkagirl costume and she absolutely has to wear it.Superhero Pinkagirl would find a way to save Halloween, and Pinkalicious decides she will too. All she needs to do is figure out a way to get the town’s lights back on. The lights don’t come on—here’s what happens: Pinkalicious persuades the Mayor to have a Halloween party in the park in front of City Hall—from all over town, folks come with their flashlights, their pink pumpkins, and goodies to share.Pinkalicious: Pink or Treat! comes with a sheet of stickers kids can use to decorate Pinkalicious’s town for Halloween.
HORRID HENRY’S HAUNTED HOUSE BY FRANCESCA SIMON.
We all know Horrid Henry and his schemes and misadventures! This is a sure hit with the boys!!
THE MONSTERATOR BY KEITH GRAVES
When he entered a dusty costume store,
one that he hadn’t seen beforeHe got what he’d bargained for . . . and more.Enter the Monsterator if you dare.Put a coin in the slot . . . but beware!Join Master Edgar Dreadbury as he discovers the Monsterator, a machine that changes people into monsters in this spooky Halloween adventure from Keith Graves.
HAUNTED CASTLE ON THE HALLOWS EVE (MAGIC TREE HOUSE NO. 30 BY MARIE POPE OSBOURNE.
The bestselling, fan-favorite chapter-book series celebrates Halloween with this scarily affordable paperback!Jack and Annie have traveled all over the world in their magic tree house. But they’ve never been anywhere like this. In the distance, a haunted castle looms dark against the light of the moon. No candles burn in its windows. No laughter rings through its halls.What has happened to the castle and the people who lived there? Merlin the magician asks Jack and Annie to find out. But are they brave enough to brush the cobwebs aside and step through the creaking doors? And are they smart enough to solve the mystery of how the castle became haunted?
DOLL BONES BY HOLLY BLACK.
Wheeler Winner of a 2014 Newbery Honor Medal.
Zach, Poppy, and Alice have been friends forever. And for almost as long, they’ve been playing one continuous, ever-changing game of pirates and thieves, mermaids and warriors. Ruling over all is the Great Queen, a bone-china doll cursing those who displease her.But they are in middle school now. Zach’s father pushes him to give up make-believe, and Zach quits the game. Their friendship might be over, until Poppy declares she’s been having dreams about the Queen—and the ghost of a girl who will not rest until the bone-china doll is buried in her empty grave.Zach and Alice and Poppy set off on one last adventure to lay the Queen’s ghost to rest. But nothing goes according to plan, and as their adventure turns into an epic journey, creepy things begin to happen. Is the doll just a doll or something more sinister? And if there really is a ghost, will it let them go now that it has them in its clutches?
Doll Bones is a winner of the Newbery Honor, is the recipient of six starred reviews, was on four Best Book lists, and was called “perfect” by The New York Times.
Till Next Time!
Please note that all thse books can be downloaded from www.amazon.com and can be read using the Kindle App which is free to use on tabs, ipads and desktops!
All synopsis of books from www.amazon.com
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