Halloween history and customs

Room on the Broom

The witch and her cat are happily flying through the sky on a broomstick when the wind picks up and blows away the witch's hat, then her bow, and then her wand! Luckily, three helpful animals find the missing items, and all they want in return is a ride on the broom. But is there room on the broom for so many friends? And when disaster strikes, will they be able to save the witch from a hungry dragon?

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Gus the Ghost Learns to Boo! Book

It's almost time for the trick-or-treaters to come knocking, but Gus the ghost can't make the tiniest "Boo!" Can the friendly ghost learn how to give a fun scare before the kids arrive? Start a new Halloween tradition reading this delightful story with your little goblins. The 24-page, hardcover book makes a great Halloween gift for kids.

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Ten Timid Ghosts (Read With Me Paperbacks)

This bestselling counting book for beginning readers is filled with ghosts, a witch and spooky fun! It's Halloween, and ten timid ghosts in a haunted house have a problem: a mean witch has moved in and is planning to scare them out, one by one! Young trick-or-treaters learn to count down from ten to one as each ghost flees from the witch's silly costumes and homemade props.

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