Tuesday Top Ten: Halloween Books For Kids

Ten terrific books (in no particular order) for younger kids to enjoy this Halloween.

For a more comprehensive list check out https://www.rifflebooks.com/list/247446


First up, two books from the adorable Duck and Goose Series by Tad Hills

51LM0zjWxxLDuck & Goose, Honk! Quack! Boo!

It’s Halloween in the meadow, and the beloved, classic, and New York Times bestselling feathered friends Duck & Goose are ready for trick-or-treating!
Duck is going as a spooky ghost. Goose is going as a brave superhero. And Thistle’s costume . . . well, that’s a secret. But what will Duck and Goose do when they hear a very scary swamp monster is looking for them?


51Bcp1DNNQLDuck & Goose, Find a Pumpkin (Oversized Board Book)

Duck and Goose, where is your pumpkin? Is it in the log? Is it under the leaves? Is it in the apple tree? Preschoolers will surely enjoy going on a pumpkin hunt with Duck and Goose . . . especially when they find the perfect pumpkin at the end!


From the classic series, llama llama by Anna Dewdny

61S2SaC-AZL._SY498_BO1,204,203,200_Llama Llama Trick or Treat

With short and simple rhyming text, the Llama Llama board books introduce Llama Llama to babies and toddlers before they’re ready for longer full-length stories. And their small size and durable pages are perfect for little hands.

In Llama Llama Trick or Treat, little llama finds the perfect costume, picks out a pumpkin for a jack-o’-lantern, and then goes trick-or-treating with Mama and his friends!


51eIRSODhPL._SX497_BO1,204,203,200_Five Little Pumpkins (Harper Growing Tree)

With bouncy, rhyming text in verse from the classic nursery rhyme and bold, dynamic illustrations from acclaimed author-illustrator Dan Yaccarino, Five Little Pumpkins is a must-have Halloween board book!Roll along with the pumpkins and their spooky friends as they get into some spirited Halloween fun. The perfect gift for little pumpkins everywhere.

From the iconic children’s books series by Stan and Jan Berenstain

61UDVTELwBL._SX497_BO1,204,203,200_The Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat

Trick or treat with the Berenstain Bears in this deluxe edition of the classic story!
It’s time for Halloween in Stan and Jan Berenstain’s beloved classic, The Berenstain Bears Trick or Treat. Featuring stickers, temporary tattoos, and a memory card game, this deluxe edition is the perfect way for all little cubs to celebrate Halloween.

Two from everyone’s favorite yellow puppy, Biscuit by Alyssa Satin Capucilli


Biscuit Visits the Pumpkin Patch

What will Biscuit find in the pumpkin patch?

The perfect pumpkin, and some friendly surprises!




51kxqnH6cgL._SX493_BO1,204,203,200_Biscuit’s Pet & Play Halloween

Cozy up for Halloween fun with Biscuit, everyone’s favorite little yellow puppy!

Discover tricks and treats on every page as you join Biscuit in this Halloween touch-and-feel adventure! The sturdy board book pages and simple text are just right for babies and toddlers.

This Halloween touch-and-feel book is a sweet way to introduce the holiday to little ones. Woof, woof!


61ibZPSJFULPete the Cat: Five Little Pumpkins

Bestselling author and artist James Dean brings us a groovy rendition of the classic favorite children’s song “Five Little Pumpkins,” sung by cool cat Pete and perfect for Halloween.

Five little pumpkins
Sitting on a gate. The first one said,
“Oh my, it’s getting late.”


61MZ8JPjdJL._SY496_BO1,204,203,200_Happy Troll-o-ween!
Trolls—the most magical creatures with the wildest hair—go on a hair-raising adventure just in time for Halloween.
Poppy and Branch and their Bergen friends King Gristle and Bridget from DreamWorks Trolls have a scary good time when they learn about things that go bump in the dark forest. Boys and girls ages 3 to 7 will love this adventure-filled book that comes with a punch-out mask just in time for Halloween!

Finally the unflappable LadyBug Girl by Jacky Davis

5157dd9zGoL._SY430_BO1,204,203,200_Ladybug Girl and the Dress-up Dilemma

It is Halloween and Lulu must decide on a costume. Should she be Ladybug Girl or something new? She tries many different costumes, but nothing seems right. Maybe she’ll think of the perfect costume as she enjoys the autumn day with her family by pumpkin picking and going on a hayride. But it isn’t until Lulu and Bingo help a little girl who is lost that Lulu discovers who she was meant to be for Halloween–Ladybug Girl, of course! After all, she is Ladybug Girl and it is important to be true to yourself.

Bonus Book

It just wouldn’t be Halloween with Charlie Brown and his friends



It’s Halloween!
Time for ghosts, ghouls, and…
the Great Pumpkin? Linus is sure that this year the Great Pumpkin will finally appear. Join Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Lucy, and the rest of the Peanuts gang for some spooky tricks and hilarious treats in this thirty-fifth anniversary adaptation of the television special!


All books listed here can be found on Amazon.com


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