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Not Too Spooky Halloween Reads

October is officially here which means it’s time for candy, costumes, and a good Halloween book! Check out our book recommendation lists below based on age groups to get you into the Halloween spirit. Borrow these titles with your library card.

Board Books for Babies and Toddlers

Boo! Baa la la la by Sandra Boynton

Tiny T-Rex and the Tricks of Treating by Jonathan Stutzman

1, 2, Let’s Say Boo! By Taylor Garland

Click, Clack, Moo! A Tricky Treat by Doreen Cronin

Spooky Pookie by Sandra Boynton

B is for Boo: A Halloween Alphabet by Greg Paprocki

Story Books for Toddlers and Kids

The Great Pumpkin Returns by Jason Cooper

Sweets & Treats by Kristen L. Depken

Pick a Pumpkin by Patricia Toht

Pout-Pout Fish: Haunted House by Deborah Diesen

Sammy’s Spooktacular Halloween by Mike Petrik

We’re Going on a Spooky Ghost Hunt by Ken Geist

Easy Readers

Duck, Duck, Dinosaur: Perfect Pumpkin by Kallie George

A Ghost on the Track by W. Awdry

A Fairyland Costume Ball by Daisy Meadows

Happy Halloween, Mittens by Lola M. Schaefer

Scooby-Doo and the Cupcake Caper by Sonia Sander

Chapter Books

Dragonbreath #5: No Such Thing as Ghosts by Ursula Vernon

The Peculiar Pumpkin Thief by Geronimo Stilton

Trixie the Halloween Fairy by Daisy Meadows

Halloween Hideout by Megan E. Bryant

Mrs. Jeepers’ Scariest Halloween Ever by Debbie Dadey

Hardy Boys: The Great Pumpkin Smash by Franklin W. Dixon

Young Adult

The Last Halloween. Volume 1 Children Graphic Novel by Abby Howard

Toil and Trouble: 15 Tales of Women & Witchcraft by Tess Sharpe and Jessica Spotswood

Pumpkin Heads: Graphic Novel by Rainbow Rowell

House of Salt & Sorrows by Erin A. Craig

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert

Adult Fiction

Fudge Bites by Nancy Coco

Haunted Hibiscus by Laura Childs

Haunted House Murder by Leslie Meier

Halloween Murder by Leslie Meier

A Catered Halloween: A Mystery with Recipes by Isis Crawford

Death by Jack-O-Lantern by Alexis Morgan

Death of A Neighborhood Witch by Laura Levine

The Café Between Pumpkin and Pie by Kate Angell, Marina Adair, and Stacy Finz

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