29th October 2019

Spooky books to read this Halloween

It’s that spooky time of year again and we have all your Halloween needs (well, the book-related kind anyway). From a not-so-scary monster dash to little ghouls that just want to have fun, browse through our list of Halloween reads and find the perfect title to read to little monsters of your own.

 

Tiny Town Monster Dash
By Joshua George, illustrated by Lemon Ribbon
ISBN: 978-1-78958-034-1

He did the dash. The Monster Dash!

Monster’s not so scary, he just loves dashing around in his car. Discover where monster is zooming off to in this interactive Push and Play title. Little monsters can push out the play piece on the front cover and guide it around, under and through eight story play scenes. The die-cut pages provide a magical gateway from one scene to the next.

Available to buy from: Amazon / Waterstones / Hive

 

Five Little Ghosts (Available in the US only)
By Amber Lily, illustrated by Carrie Hennon
ISBN: 978-1-78958-186-7

Ghouls just want to have fun! You and your little ones can get spooky this Halloween with this adorable finger puppet board book; the perfect choice for parents wanting to encourage the development of fine motor skills. This spooktacular retelling of Five Little Monkeys will have your little ones singing along in no time!

Available to buy from: Amazon US

 

Flip, Flap & Find – Too Many Dinosaurs, Monsters and Pirates
By Jenny Copper, illustrated by Carrie Hennon
ISBN: 978-1-78958-029-7 (UK) / 978-1-78700-990-5 (US)

There’s a monster hiding in the city.  There’s a zombie running a marathon. Just flip the flaps to find these ghoulish creatures hidden on every page. Do you think you can you find them all?

The fun rhyming words and search and find activity encourages word and picture association, helping young children develop language and early reading skills.

Available to buy from: Amazon UK / Amazon US

 

How to Draw 101 Monsters (Available in the US only)
Illustrated by Barry Green and Dan Green
ISBN: 978-1-84229-742-1

Draw up a scare with our How to Draw 101 Monsters book and be the envy of all your friends. Fill your sketchpad with things that go bump in the night. Simply follow the step-by-step guide and you’ll be on your way to becoming a creative evil genius.

Available to buy from: Amazon US

 

Googley-Eyed Board Books: I’m Just a Little Vampire and I’m Just a Little Ghost (Available in the US only)
By Joshua George, illustrated by Barry Green
ISBN: 978-1-78700-076-6 (I’m Just a Little Vampire) / 978-1-78700-077-3 (I’m Just a Little Ghost)

Shake up a little monster fun with these not-so-scary titles in our Googley-Eyed board book series. Meet the little ghost who finds it very hard to scare and the little vampire whose pointy teeth get in the way.

Available to buy from: Amazon US (I’m Just a Little Vampire) / Amazon US (I’m Just a Little Ghost)

We hope you and your little ones have a wonderful end to Spooktober and a fabulously spooky Halloween full of fun, laughter and creative costumes.

We’d love to see pictures of you and your little ones reading – so grab your costumes, grab a copy of our books and tag us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook (@ImagineThatBook).

 

 

From a not-so-scary monster dash to little ghouls that just want to have fun, browse through our list of Halloween reads and find the perfect title to read to little monsters of your own.