Book Review: Black and Bittern was Night by Robert Heidbreder

Today’s Halloween themed book is Black and Bittern was Night by Robert Heidbreder. Here’s what it’s about: Halloween has arrived, but so have spooky skul-a-mug-mugs who frighten the grown-ups into calling off trick-or-treating. It’s up to the kids to take back the night! Told in nonsense verse, this scare-fest will have you yak-yawling with fun! I liked the comic like illustrations by John Martz but wasn’t impressed with the way the poem was written for … Read more

Book Review: Hailey’s Halloween by Lisa Bullard

Today’s Halloween book review is Hailey’s Halloween by Lisa Bullard. Here’s what it’s about: It’s time for Hailey’s favorite holiday Halloween! She plans her costume. She also carves jack-o’-lanterns with her family. Finally, it’s time for Hailey to trick-or-treat with her friends. Find out how people celebrate this spooky time of year! This is a fun book because it contains lots of history facts about Halloween. You learn while Hailey decides which of her costume … Read more

Book Review: Froggy’s Halloween by Jonathan London

Today’s Halloween book review is Froggy’s Halloween by Jonathan London. Here’s what it’s about: Froggy tries to find just the right costume for Halloween and although his trick-or-treating does not go as he had planned, he enjoys himself anyway. I LUV FROGS! So this is a fun book for me. Poor Froggy has a difficult time deciding on a Halloween costume. Have you ever had a hard time deciding what you want to be for … Read more

Book Review: The Hallo-Wiener by Dav Pilkey

Today’s Halloween book is The Hallo-Wiener by Dav Pilkey, and it’s a good one. Here’s what it’s about: Oscar is short, like all dachshunds and other dogs make fun of him. On Halloween he takes more ridicule than ever in his hot-dog costume, but one brave act makes him a hero. Color illustrations throughout. A “School Library Journal” Best of the Best of 1995. Such a CUTE book! We all know that Dave Pilkey writes … Read more