Moms of growing kids are always on the hunt for some good books to add to the collection, and if that sounds like you, here’s a little something to get you going. Whether it is Halloween or not, there’s nothing wrong with a little scary fun.
And what could be a better way to do that than some books? Of all the Halloween books for kids out there, here are my top picks!
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Best Halloween Books For Kids
Time to get your toddler in the spirit of Halloween mommas! Pair these books up with some cool Halloween crafts (scroll down to the bottom of the post to find my favorites) and it is fun time!
Room on the Broom
Think Halloween, and this one’s bound to come up on the top! Room on the Broom is undoubtedly one of the best children’s scary books with a fun read-aloud story and colorful pictures.
The Spooky Wheels on the Bus
Time for a spooky take on the famous Wheels on the Bus! Take your child on board this Halloween themed ride of fun!
Ten Timid Ghosts
A fun counting book for beginner readers, Ten Timid Ghosts is a great pick.
Pete the Cat: Trick or Pete
This flap book is another great choice for younger readers. It follows the story of a cat Pete, who goes trick or treating from door to door- where your little one will pick up the flap to discover what is behind each door.
The Night Before Halloween
What happens when the monsters of Halloween come face to face with kids who trick or treat? Its time to find out!
The Itsy Bitsy Pumpkin
And here’s a fun and spooky take on the famous rhyme Itsy Bitsy spider! This book is perfect for younger readers, and has brightly colored pictures within its pages- perfect to keep them hooked up.
It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (Peanuts)
Let your little one celebrate Halloween with Charlie Brown and his friends- this book is another excellent choice when you’re looking to get your toddler in the Halloween spirit!
Goodnight Goon: a Petrifying Parody
This bestselling picture parody is a must add to your child’s book collection. Goodnight Goon is packed with fun illustrations and hilarious text- you just can’t go wrong with this one!
The Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat (First Time Books)
Packed with 50 bonus stickers, The Berenstain Bears story is another cool way to get your little one in the spirit of Halloween, while also delivering an important lesson.
And that’s not all. Keep scrolling for some more awesome Halloween themed books for kids.
Little Blue Truck’s Halloween
Peppa’s Halloween Party
Pinkalicious: Pink or Treat!
Biscuit Visits the Pumpkin Patch
Where’s My Mummy?
How to Catch a Monster
And as promised, here is my list of some of the best Halloween crafts I’ve come across that you can team up with any of the above Halloween books for kids.
- Sweet & Silly Monster Crafts For Kids
- Brilliant Skeleton Books the Kids Will Love
- How to Make a Cat Halloween Treat Bag
- Zombie Activities Kids Will Love
- Easy Halloween Rock Painting Idea
- Halloween Ghost Crafts For Kids
About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts and having fun as a family. Angela has also taught cooking skills and loves to share both family recipes and easy instant pot recipes here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!
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