Spooky books to read this Halloween
From seriously spine-tingling stories to tales about the silliest of spooks, our collection of Halloween reading recommendations is packed full of books to entertain 2–12 year-olds on long, dark autumn nights.
Magical books for the under 5s
Share a wacky witch adventure full of tricks and treats with your smallest book lovers.
Supernatural books for ages 5–8
Vampires, monsters, ghosts and ghouls await in the pages of these chilling chapter books for younger readers.
Mirabelle Gets up to Mischief£5.32 Buy on Amazon
Isadora Moon Goes on a School Trip£5.21 Buy on Amazon
Kitty and the Treetop Chase£5.39 Buy on Amazon
Biff, Chip and Kipper: The Strange Old House and Other Stories (Read with Oxford, Stage 5)£8.30 Buy on Amazon
Winnie and Wilbur: Spooky Winnie£4.49 Buy on Amazon
Super Happy Magic Forest and the Portals Of Panic£5.94 Buy on Amazon
Wizarding for Beginners£3.99 Buy on Amazon
Fantastic tales for age 8+
Try these terrifying tales that will take independent readers on amazing adventures – not to be read in the dark!
Spread a little Roald Dahl magic and mischief!
Inspire your child’s creative writing with these gloriumptious guides to the most mischievous words and phrases created by the World’s No.1 storyteller.