Category Archives: Halloween

Holiday books

Trick or Treat, Bugs to Eat by Tracy C. Gold and illustrated by Nancy Leschnikoff

Trick or Treat, Bugs to Eat by Tracy C. Gold and illustrated by Nancy Leschnikoff.  Sourcebooks, 2021. 9781728233291 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Format:  Hardcover Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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My First How to Catch a Witch by Alice Walstead, illustrated by Joel & Ashley Selby

My First How to Catch a Witch by Alice Walstead, illustrated by Joel & Ashley Selby. Sourcebooks , 2021. 9781728240916 Format:  ARC, board book Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review)  5 Genre:  Picture book What did … Continue reading

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Five Little Pumpkins – by Lucy Barnard

Five Little Pumpkins, illustrated by Lucy Barnard. Tiger Tales, c2020, 2021. 9781680106992 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format:  Board book Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the book?   The traditional Halloween … Continue reading

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Halloween: A Halloween Book of Counting – by Patricia Hegarty, illustrated by Fhiona Galloway.

Halloween: A Halloween Book of Counting (My Little World) by Patricia Hegarty, illustrated by Fhiona Galloway. Tiger Tales, 2021. 9781664350007 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 3 Format:  Board book Genre:  Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Five Little Pumpkins on Sesame Street – Erin Guendelsburger, Joe Mathieu

 Five Little Pumpkins on Sesame Street – Erin Guendelsburger, Joe Mathieu, Sourcebooks Wonderland, 9781728232294, 2021 Format: ARC (Hardcover available August, 2021) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture Book  What did you like about … Continue reading

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Halloween is Coming! – Cal Everett, illustrated by Lenny Wen

    Halloween is Coming! – Cal Everett, illustrated by Lenny Wen, Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, an imprint of Sourcebooks Kids, 9781728205861, 2021 Format: ARC (Hardcover available August, 2021) Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture … Continue reading

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The Little Ghost Who Lost Her Boo! – written by Elaine Bickell, illustrated by Raymond McGrath

     The Little Ghost Who Lost Her Boo! – written by Elaine Bickell, illustrated by Raymond McGrath, Philomel, 9780593202159, c2019, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like … Continue reading

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When Pumpkins Fly by Margaret Lawrence, illustrated by Amanda Sandland and Margaret Lawrence

 When Pumpkins Fly by Margaret Lawrence, illustrated by Amanda Sandland and Margaret Lawrence, Inhabit Media, 9781772272499, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction/Halloween stories What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Ghosts Went Floating by Kim Norman, illustrated by Jay Fleck

The Ghosts Went Floating by Kim Norman, illustrated by Jay Fleck. Farrar Straus Giroux, 2020. 9780374312138 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Halloween picture book What did you like about the book? The … Continue reading

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We’re Going on a Goon Hunt – Michael Rex

 We’re Going on a Goon Hunt – Michael Rex, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2020. 9781984813626 Format: hardcover Picture book Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  What did you like about the book? Billing itself as a … Continue reading

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