Monday, October 24, 2011

Children's Books for Halloween!

I know, I know, I have posted a little too much today.  I can't help it...  there's just so much I want to say, especially with Halloween right around the corner!  So here they are, the Barefoot Books that I would recommend for Trick or Treat fun!  

1.)  The Barefoot Book of Monsters! On Sale NOW $14.99
The Barefoot Book of Monsters! Take a deep breath and enter a world of wacky monsters from near and far. The six stories come from different cultures around the world and are inspired by traditional folk tales.
Ages 3 to 7 years
Retold By: Fran Parnell
Illustrated By: Sophie Fatus

2.)  The Barefoot Book of Giants, Ghosts, and Goblins
      On Sale NOW $15.99

The Barefoot Book of Giants, Ghosts, Goblins

Encounter a whole host of outlandish characters in these nine stories gathered from cultures around the world. Action-packed and full of wonder, this anthology proves that everyone has challenges to overcome — even giants who are twelve feet tall. Book with double CDs edition includes stories read by Sesame Street's Jerry Nelson.
Ages 5 to 11 years
Retold By: John Matthews
Illustrated By: Giovanni Manna
Narrated By: Jerry Nelson

There is also a DVD/CD option available of this one!

3.)  Monster Stories for Independent Readers 
       (sold separately or as a set)

Monsters Independent Readers Pack

For children first embarking on independent reading, the four titles in this Monster Storiesseries will entice them with colorful folktales from four different cultures. The books are numbered to encourage collecting the series as more titles are released. All titles are edited by Gina Nuttall, an educational specialist formerly with Scholastic.
Ages 6 to 11 years
Written By: Fran Parnell
Illustrated By: Sophie Fatus


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