Fantastic stories featuring witches, vampires and other strange creatures for readers in pre-school through high school. These stories range from fun and sweet to so scary you will be checking closets for monsters!
Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds – A fun book about being scared.
Grimelda the Very Messy Witch by Diana Murray – An adorable little witch accidentally cleans up.
Legend of Spookley the Square Pumpkin by Joe Troiano – A little square pumpkins saves the day.
Mary McScary by RL Stine – A little girl tries her best to be scary, scary, scary!
Pete the Cat Trick or Treat by James Dean – A spooky flip-the-flap book for little hands.
Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson – A very inclusive witch finds room for everyone on her broom.
Bunnicula (Series) by James Howe – A fun series about a bunny vampire?!?
Goosebumps (Series) by R.L. Stine – This prolific children’s horror series features every imaginable monster and more.
Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman – Beautifully written dark tale of a boy raised in a graveyard.
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz – Classic campfire stories to scare the kids.
Spooksville by Christopher Pike (Series) – Life in a small town with spooky secrets.
Witches by Roald Dahl – A cautionary tale for children living in a dangerous world full of witches.
Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake – A violent ghost story with a hint of romance.
Cirque Du Freak (Series) by Darren Shan – Creepy vampire story that is just right for brave teens.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Series) by Ransom Riggs – Strange supernatural children must fight dangerous villains.
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