Posts Tagged "Halloween"

Ewe and Aye

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 3-5, Scare-o-Meter: 1

Ewe and Aye

SNATCH A STORY   This slideshow requires JavaScript.   THE WICKED READ   Ewe and Aye By Candace Ryan Illustrated by Stephanie Ruble Published by Disney Press ISBN-13: 9781423175919 Age Range: 3 – 5 Years EWE was a sheep with a feel for wheels. AYE was a lemur with a thing for wings. BUT it wasn’t until Ewe and Aye found one another that things really got off the ground. Whimsical word play and heartfelt humor work hand-in-hand in this irresistibly vibrant celebration of the unlimited possibilities of togetherness.   Look For It If You Dare… Local Library |...

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Mitchell on the Moon

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-7, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Mitchell on the Moon

SNATCH A STORY   This slideshow requires JavaScript.   THE WICKED READ   Mitchell on the Moon By R. W. Alley Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ISBN-13: 9780547907031 Age Range: 4 – 7 Years It’s Halloween, and Mitchell’s littlest sister, Gretchen, looks up at the moon and sees that part of it is missing. Gretchen’s other siblings, Annabelle and Clark, scornfully tell her that the moon is just hiding behind some clouds, but Mitchell indulges her and sets out to save the moon. A humorous and slightly scary fantasy ensues before the four children set off for...

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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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Petal and Poppy and the Spooky Halloween

Posted in Age-o-Meter: 4-7, Scare-o-Meter: 2

Petal and Poppy and the Spooky Halloween

SNATCH A STORY   This slideshow requires JavaScript.   THE WICKED READ   Petal and Poppy and the Spooky Halloween! By Lisa Clough, Ed Briant Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Series: Green Light Readers Level 2 Series Age Range: 4 – 7 Years Halloween is here and Petal and Poppy are going to a party! But Petal’s scared. Halloween is too spooky. But Poppy assures Petal it’s all just pretend. There’s nothing to be afraid of. But then a haunted house scares Poppy. Maybe Halloween is a little spooky after all! The writing level and picture clues will...

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