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.
Supernatural books for ages 5–8
Vampires, monsters, ghosts and ghouls await in the pages of these chilling chapter books for younger readers.
Read with Oxford: Stage 5: Biff, Chip and Kipper: The Strange Old House and Other Stories£9.55
Winnie and Wilbur: Spooky Winnie£4.99
Super Happy Magic Forest and the Portals Of Panic£6.50
Wizarding for Beginners£6.35
Rudy and the Monster at School£5.99
Mirabelle and the Magical Mayhem£6.87
Kitty and the Runaway Train£5.03
Rudy and the Forbidden Lake£6.35
Mirabelle and the Haunted House£8.49
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.
Dressing Up Ideas
Looking for the perfect Halloween costume? Take a look at our costume guides and dress up as Isadora, Mirabelle or Kitty this Halloween.