Multcolib Recommends: Bring on the spook (for kids!)

Monster Needs A Costume
Monster Needs A Costume By Czajak, Paul Book - 2013 jE Holiday CZAJAK 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:As Halloween nears, Monster tries out a variety of costumes, including a cowboy, a ballerina, and a ninja, but finally comes up with the perfect idea.

I Want My Light On!
I Want My Light On! By Ross, Tony Book - 2010 jE ROSS 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:The Little Princess begs to have her light left on at night, not because she is afraid of the dark but because of the ghosts that appear in the darkness.

Ghost in the House
Ghost in the House By Paquette, Ammi-Joan Book - 2013 jE PAQUETTE 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Slip-sliding his way through a haunted house, a little ghost is joined by a shuffling mummy, a happy little monster, and other ghoulish friends before discovering the scariest creature in the house.

Halloween Hustle
Halloween Hustle By Gunnufson, Charlotte Book - 2013 jE Holiday GUNNUFSON 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation: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!

Ten Orange Pumpkins
Ten Orange Pumpkins By Savage, Stephen Book - 2013 jE Holiday SAVAGE 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:"In this Halloween countdown book, ten orange pumpkins are each carried off by a witch, a ghost, a spider, and other Halloween creatures until there's just one"-- Provided by publisher.

Nighty Night Little Green Monster
Nighty Night Little Green Monster By Emberley, Ed Book - 2013 jE EMBERLEY 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:"With the turn of every die-cut page, see Little Green Monster's face gradually appear. Then, as the stars come out, get ready to say good night!"--P. [4] of cover.

The Dark
The Dark By Snicket, Lemony Book - 2013 jE SNICKET 2013 All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Laszlo is afraid of the dark which lives in the same big, creaky house as him, until one night the dark pays him a visit.

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Here are a few scary, (but not too scary) tales for dark nights.

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