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Clifford the Big Red Dog- Pumpkin!!!

 

One of the pumpkins I did this year…yay!

 
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Posted by on October 31, 2012 in Books, Halloween, Random

 

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Happy Halloween!!!!

Happy Halloween to all! Be safe and get lots of candy!

 
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Posted by on October 31, 2012 in Books, Events, Halloween, Random

 

Humbug Witch- Lorna Balian

A simple and cute Halloween book for children

A silly little witch, with a big nose, a pointy black hat, and long red hair has a dilemma. None of the witchy things that a witch can normally do work for her. She cannot cackle, her broom refuses to fly, and no matter what spells she casts, none of her potions smoke, bubble, or explode. What is a witch to do when being a witch doesn’t work?

This Halloween book is simple and cute, filled with bright illustrations, perfect for toddlers.

Recommended for readers age 3-6.

 
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Posted by on October 19, 2012 in Book Review, Books, Halloween

 

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The 13 Nights of Halloween- Guy Vasilovich

An entertaining Halloween take on a favorite Christmas carol

In this clever and creative book, Guy Vasilovich remakes the Christmas carol, the 12 Days of Christmas into a funny Halloween treat. Filled with great pictures, and an easy to follow song pattern that children will recognize, The 13 Nights of Halloween is a silly and entertaining read.

Recommended for readers age 4-7.

 
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Posted by on October 18, 2012 in Book Review, Books, Halloween

 

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Scaredy-Cat, Splat!- Rob Scotton

A silly Halloween story featuring Splat the Cat

Splat’s class is having a Halloween party. Everyone is bringing their jack-o’-lanterns and wearing costumes. The scariest cat wins, will it be Splat?

A cute Halloween tale, filled with great illustrations featuring the beloved Splat the Cat makes a great Halloween read.

Recommended for readers age 4-7.

 
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Posted by on October 17, 2012 in Book Review, Books, Halloween

 

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Monster Mash- David Catrow

A visual take on the classic Halloween song

Using the popular Halloween song, “Monster Mash”, David Castrow provides vivid illustrations to accompany the lyrics. Filled with colorful ghosts, monsters, and even wacky scientist, Castrow creates a silly visual representation. Monster Mash will make a fun read to follow along with when listening to the song.

Recommended for readers age 1 and up. Monster Mash is available in hardcover at major retailers, but is available exclusively in paperback at select Scholastic bookfairs.

To hear the song, click here.

 
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Posted by on October 16, 2012 in Book Review, Books, Halloween, Videos

 

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Skeleton Cat- Kristyn Crow (Illustrator) Dan Krall

A catchy rhyming read

Skeleton cat awakes from the grave with a big dream. He wants to be a drummer. Despite the discouragement from the other ghost and ghouls of the graveyard, when he sees a flyer for an audition that night, Skeleton Cat makes his was across town. As he rattles and shakes, clinks and ka-plinks, Skeleton Cat finds his beat. But will he find his perfect band too?

With silly rhymes, an upbeat attitude, and catchy illustrations, Skeleton Cat makes a great read out loud.

Recommended for readers age 4-8.

 
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Posted by on October 15, 2012 in Book Review, Books, Halloween

 

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