Saturday, October 11, 2008

Scary Stories

It is really starting to feel like Fall outside - the leaves are falling, the air is crisp, the days are getting shorter. And in three short weeks we'll be celebrating Halloween! To get you in the mood, here are a few scary stories you might want to read...if you dare!

All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn (2008)

While spending the summer at their grandmother's Vermont inn, two prankster siblings awaken young ghosts from the inn's distant past who refuse to "rest in peace."

Who Stole Halloween? by Martha Freeman (2005)

When nine-year-old Alex and his friend Yasmeen investigate the disappearance of cats in their neighborhood, they stumble onto a larger mystery involving a haunted house and a ghostly cat.

Babymouse: Monster Mash by Jennifer and Matthew Holm (2008)

A graphic novel following the Halloween adventures of Babymouse, an imaginative young mouse.

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