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Blog posts for: Halloween 5-8

Isadora Moon Goes on a School Trip

Isadora Moon Goes on a School Trip

Isadora’s class are going on a school trip to a spooky old castle. While Isadora investigates the castle dungeon she discovers a surprising new friend.

Suitable for ages 5–8

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Kitty and the Starlight Song

Kitty and the Starlight Song

Kitty is a superhero-in-training with feline superpowers. She dreams of being just like her superhero mum, but she’s still got a lot to learn. Kitty would do anything instead of singing in front of her school. In Starlight Song, Kitty will learn it takes a lot of courage to be a superhero, but just as much to be an ordinary girl.

Suitable for age 5+

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Leo’s Map of Monsters: The Frightmare

Leo’s Map of Monsters: The Frightmare

Leo Wilder must protect his village from the monsters that lurk in the surrounding forest. His job is top secret, but that secret has come under threat. To protect his world, Leo must battle with the ghostly Frightmare-a powerful monster that haunts the abandoned ruins, breathing deadly blue fire at any intruder.

Suitable for age 7+

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Mirabelle Has a Bad Day

Mirabelle Has a Bad Day

Mirabelle is having a BAD DAY! Everything seems to be going wrong, and when her brother eats the last chocolate biscuit, Mirabelle finally loses her temper, with dramatic consequences! Will Mirabelle be able to turn her bad day around? A new book from the creator of Isadora Moon, featuring Isadora’s half witch, half fairy naughty cousin, Mirabelle Starspell!

Suitable for age 5+

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Read with Oxford: Stage 5: Biff, Chip and Kipper: The Strange Old House and Other Stories

Read with Oxford: Stage 5: Biff, Chip and Kipper: The Strange Old House and Other Stories

Join Biff, Chip and Kipper as they go on a spooky night-time adventure, discover how Biff and Wilma rescue two imprisoned princes, and find out what happens when the magic key goes wrong!

This Read with Oxford Stage 5 collection contains four stories that are ideal for children who are becoming independent readers: The Strange Old House, Flood!, Princes in the Tower, Key Trouble.

Approximate age: 6–8 years.

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Super Happy Magic Forest and the Portals Of Panic

Super Happy Magic Forest and the Portals Of Panic

When a mysterious portal appears above the Super Happy Magic Forest, it’s the first sign that evil is afoot. The second sign is the hungry monster that appears from the swirling void and eats Gnomedalf’s breakfast waffles. With more portals opening up, it’s up to five brave heroes to travel to Wizard City and save the day.

Suitable for age 7+.

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Willow Wildthing and the Magic Spell

Willow Wildthing and the Magic Spell

When Willow meets the Wild Things and crosses into the Wilderness, she knows her life is never going to be the same again. In this story, the Wild Things must protect the Wilderness from destruction.

Suitable for age 7+

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Winnie and Wilbur: Spooky Winnie

Winnie and Wilbur: Spooky Winnie

Here’s just the book to enjoy whenever you feel like adding a little spookiness to your life. Whether they are sharing ghost stories, turning back time, battling with mischievous wands, or getting ready for a night of trick-or-treating, Winnie and Wilbur bring their very own brand of muddled-up magic to everything they do. Four hilarious, and extra spooky, adventures.

Includes: Winnie’s Time Machine, Winnie the Shadowitch, Troublesome Wands, Spooky Winnie.

Suitable for age 5+.

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Wizarding for Beginners

Wizarding for Beginners

If you dream of making potions, casting spells, and swishing your wizard robes around importantly, this book is for you!

Suitable for fans of funny illustrated fiction, dragons, knights and quests. Age 7+.

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