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Littlebug was getting a little bit jealous that her big brother had his own interview feature and so we decided to create a feature just for her! Littlebug’s Boxed Bunch will highlight short lists of Littlebug’s favorite (or not-so favorite) books all packaged up with links ready for you to pick them up for yourself. The top five will also include a short summary of Littlebug’s thoughts on each book. We’re hoping to cover a variety of topics from seasons and holidays to things like trucks, friends, dinosaurs and more, but if you have one you’d like to request please let us know in the comments!

This week’s feature: Halloween Books!

Click on the titles to be taken to reviews and/or Amazon to purchase these wonderful titles to read with the kiddos in your lives.

1. Alpha Oops! H is for Halloween by Alethea Kontis – My favoritest alphabet book and the very first Halloween book I had to read!
2. Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds and Illustrated by Peter Brown – It’s creeeeeeepy carrots! Wait. No, it’s just a toothbrush. Hehe.
3. What’s in the Witch’s Kitchen? by Nick Sharratt – What do you find in the scary witch’s kitchen? (Said in a very spooky voice.)
4. Five Little Pumpkins By Ben Mantle – One, two, three, four, five! I love counting these super cute pumpkins!
5. Little Goblins Ten By Pamela Jane – The bestest to count is the witch! I was a witch last Halloween!

A Very Brave Witch by Alison McGhee and Illustrated by Harry Bliss
Ant and Honey Bee: A Pair of Friends at Halloween by Megan McDonald and Illustrated by G. Brian Karas
Monster School: First Day Frights by Dave Keane
The Halloween House by Erica Silverman and Illustrated by Jon Agee
The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda D. Williams and Illustrated by Megan Lloyd

Skeleton Hiccups by Margery Cuyler and Illustrated by S.D. Schindler
Just Say Boo! by Susan Hood and Illustrated by Jed Henry
It’s Pumpkin Day, Mouse! by Laura Joffe Numeroff and Illustrated by Felicia Bond
Mia: Time to Trick or Treat! by Robin Farley and Illustrated by Olga and Aleksey Ivanov
In the Haunted House by Eve Bunting and Illustrated by Susan Meddaugh

That’s it for Littlebug’s picks, but here are a few great reads for after the kiddos head to bed. Be sure to keep a light on with these, and definitely don’t read before your bedtime if you are of the faint of heart.

In A Glass Grimmly by Adam Gidwitz
Twelve Minutes to Midnight by Christopher Edge
Juniper Berry by M.P. Kozlowsky and Illustrated by Erwin Madrid
The Spiderwick Chronicles by Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi
Two and Twenty Dark Tales: Dark Retellings of Mother Goose Rhymes edited by Nina Berry

Savannah Grey by Cliff McNish
Cryer’s Cross by Lisa McMann
Arson by Estevan Vega
Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry
The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff

Happy Halloween!

We hope you enjoy the new feature! Again, let us know if you have a topic or theme you’d like us to highlight and we’ll do our best to put something great together for our readers.

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8 Responses to Littlebug’s Boxed Bunch: Halloween Books!

  1. Senator says:

    ooo great feature — and I love how you did all ages, bravo! I think it would be fun to do a “just for fun”, but that’s just because I need something LIGHT to read. Like, a dash of romance, no-brainer fun.

  2. Teresa says:

    What a great feature!

  3. Danzel says:

    Love your suggestions!

  4. Cathe Olson says:

    I’ve been reading Creepy Carrots to my elementary school classes and they are LOVING it! Thanks for the other suggestions.

  5. Gina says:

    Oh how wonderful! Cant wait to see what Littlebug brings us. ~waves~ ^_^

  6. PragmaticMom says:

    Thanks for such a great list!

  7. Karen says:

    My favorite animal was always the chimps!

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