Posts Tagged "Trick-or-Treaters"

Bunnies!!!

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Bunnies!!!

SNATCH A STORY   This slideshow requires JavaScript.   THE WICKED READ   Bunnies!!! By Kevan Atteberry Illustrated by Kevan Atteberry Published by HarperCollins Publishers ISBN-13: 9780062307835 Age Range: 4 – 8 Years When a friendly monster spots a group of bunnies in the woods, his delight is contagious! And when they’re gone, how he misses them so! With bright illustrations and a simple text, this is the most fun type of read aloud and one that mirrors most every toddler’s emotional life. Bunnies!!!, by Tickle Monster illustrator Kevan Atteberry, is...

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Space Case

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Space Case

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the other-worldly opening to Space Case:     THE WICKED READ   Space Case By Edward Marshall Illustrated by James Marshall Book Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780140547047 Audiobook Published by Weston Woods Studios Narrated by Christopher Lloyd Music by Scotty Huff & Robert Reynolds Age Range: 5 – 8 Years When the thing from outer space visits earth, it is taken first for a trick-or-treater and then for a robot. Look For It If You Dare… Local Library | Local Bookstore | Amazon | B&N...

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The World Series Curse

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 7-10, Scare-o-Meter: 3

The World Series Curse

SNATCH A STORY   An excerpt  from Trick AND Treat, Chapter 13 of  The World Series Curse:   Ding-dong! Kate’s doorbell in Cooperstown, New York, was ringing. It was Saturday night, and she and Mike were hosting a Halloween party at her house near the National Baseball Hall of Fame. They had invited all their friends from school. Mike and Kate had picked a special theme. It was a World Series Halloween party! Everyone could come as anything they wanted to, like a ghost, a zombie, a ballerina, a dog, or a TV star, as long as they had something baseball-related on them! Kate opened...

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The Sea Monster

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-7, Scare-o-Meter: 1

The Sea Monster

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   The Sea Monster: A Steve and Wessley Reader By Jennifer E. Morris Published by Scholastic, Inc. ISBN-13: 9780545614825 Series: Scholastic Reader Series: Level 1 Age Range: 4 – 7 Years Steve and Wessley are back in the hilarious follow-up to THE ICE CREAM SHOP! There is something in the pond. Wessley thinks it’s just a stick. But Steve thinks it may be something much scarier…. Readers will love the second outing of hilarious duo Steve and Wessley, two friends who always seem to get into the silliest situations! Look For It...

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Just Say Boo!

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-8, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Just Say Boo!

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   Just Say Boo! By Susan Hood Illustrated by Jed Henry Published by HarperCollins Publishers Age Range: 4 – 8 Years If three dinosaurs roar when you open your door, what do you say? “Boo!” of course! In this charmingly spooky story by Susan Hood, little trick-or-treaters learn just what to say in every Halloween situation. From rattling bones to ghostly footsteps, Susan captures all the best scares of the season—and teaches just the right way to dispel fears in favor of fun. Jed Henry’s lustrous watercolors add the...

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