Halloween books can be so much fun for children. For little ones, it’s a great way to introduce them to Halloween traditions in a not too scary way. For older children, it’s an opportunity to read fun, somewhat scary fiction. There are tons of great Halloween books for kids out there, so I am sharing 15 of my favorite books for kids with you. I hope you find something fun to read with your child!
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Halloween Books for Kids
Whether your child enjoys picture books or chapter books, there is something on this list for everyone!
Halloween Picture Books
Halloween Is… by Gail Gibbons
Curious George Haunted Halloween by H. A. Rey
The Night Before Halloween by Natasha Wing
Splat the Cat: What Was That? by Rob Scotton
Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat by Doreen Cronin
Happy Halloween, Daniel Tiger! by Angela C. Santomero
Froggy’s Halloween by Jonathan London
Halloween Night by Marjorie Dennis Murray
Mr. Tickle and the Scary Halloween by Adam Hargreaves
10 Trick-or-Treaters by Janet Schulman
Halloween Chapter Books
Nate the Great and the Halloween Hunt by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
It’s Halloween, I’m Turning Green! by Dan Gutman
Haunted Castle on Halllows Eve by Mary Pope Osborne
The Best Halloween Ever by Barabara Robinson
The Halloween Hoax (Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew) by Carolyn Keene