Inside: From pumpkins and skeletons to black cats and ghosts, discover 50+ delightful Halloween books for families. Perfect for kids of all ages.
Every Halloween, I seem to find a new book that my kids just can’t put down. You know the type that you read a million and one times before bed time? Below you will find a list of those books—our absolute family favorites—that have been read to tatters.
35+ Delightful Halloween Books for Families
Cool breezes, leaves changing colors, pumpkins everywhere…Halloween is right around the corner! This cooler weather is the perfect excuse to snuggle up under your favorite blanket, grab a book, and read with your child.
In our home, books have become a huge part of our holiday traditions. They are a safe way for kids to explore new experiences while learning. Halloween can be a scary time of year for little kids and books truly can help that. They open the door for conversations and can help your child become familiar with the fun of Halloween in a non-threatening manner.
What better way could there be to get into the Halloween spirit than bonding over a good book? Shared below are our favorites.
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Room on the BroomHave No Fear! Halloween is Here!HalloweenThe Night Before HalloweenThe Itsy Bitsy PumpkinPinkalicious: Pink or Treat!Ten Timid GhostsLittle Blue Truck’s HalloweenThe Berenstain Bears Trick or TreatLlama Llama Trick or TreatOne, Two…Boo!Biscuit Visits the Pumpkin PatchHappy Halloween, Stinky FaceClifford’s HalloweenEek! Halloween!The Spooky Wheels on the BusGoodnight Goon: a Petrifying ParodyHalloween StoriesDuck & Goose, Find a PumpkinHalloween Hustle10 Trick-or-TreatersWhere Is Baby’s Pumpkin?Spooky PookieScary, Scary HalloweenCorduroy’s Best Halloween Ever!Pumpkin JackThe Itsy Bitsy PumpkinPete the Cat: Five Little PumpkinsThe Story of the Jack O’LanternPumpkin Day!It’s Pumpkin Day, Mouse!Five Little PumpkinsRoom on the BroomOnly a Witch Can FlyScary, Scary HalloweenCat NightsSplat the Cat and the Pumpkin-Picking PlanCreepy Carrots!CrankensteinThe Witch Who Was Afraid of WitchesHow to Catch a MonsterClick, Clack, Boo!The Night Before HalloweenOn a Scary Scary NightArthur’s HalloweenVampire Boy’s Good NightVunce Upon a TimeSpooky HourPopcornBats in the BandThe 13 Nights of HalloweenThe Runaway PumpkinLittle BooDem BonesBone SoupThe Sweetest Witch AroundFive Black CatsThe Berenstain Bears Go on a Ghost WalkMouse and MoleFrankie SteinAt the Old Haunted HouseVampirina BallerinaSkeleton Meets the MummyGhosts in the House!Silly SkeletonsH Is for Haunted HouseThe Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of AnythingJ is for Jack-O’-LanternThe Hallo-WeinerWho Will Haunt My House on Halloween?Frank Was a Monster Who Wanted to DanceIt’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown