Ten Timid Ghosts on a Christmas Night

Ten Timid Ghosts on a Christmas Night


  • Author : Jennifer O'Connell
  • Publisher : Cartwheel Books
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Christmas stories
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  • ISBN 10 : 0439395534


Ten Timid Ghosts on a Christmas Night Book Description :

Ten timid ghosts are visited by Santa Claus and learn what Christmas feels like....

The Night Before Halloween
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

The Night Before Halloween


  • Author : Natasha Wing
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1999-08-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101636671


The Night Before Halloween Book Description :

"'Twas the night before Halloween, and all through the house, All the creatures were stirring, except for the mouse.The monsters had gathered to plan and prepare,For the trick-or-treaters who soon would be there?." Little monsters and goofy goblins take center stage in this silly, spooky spin on Clement C. Moore's beloved poem. But what will happen on Halloween when the monsters come face to face with human trick-or-treaters in this fun-filled book by the author of The Night Before Easter?...

Ten Timid Ghosts
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Ten Timid Ghosts


  • Author : Jennifer Barrett O'Connell
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Release Date : 2000-08-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0613271971


Ten Timid Ghosts Book Description :

Ten ghosts, a witch, and a haunted house make this Halloween countdown a spooky treat!...

The Spooky Wheels on the Bus

The Spooky Wheels on the Bus


  • Author : J. Elizabeth Mills
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2016-06-28
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780545463379


The Spooky Wheels on the Bus Book Description :

A haunted Halloween bus ride that will have children singing with excitement. THE SPOOKY WHEELS ON THE BUS is a humorous Halloween-themed version of the classic song THE WHEELS ON THE BUS...with a few ghoulish tricks and treats up its sleeves! Count from One Spooky Bus up to Ten Goofy Ghosts as this Halloween ride races through town picking up a few unsuspecting passengers along the way....

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas


  • Author : Scholastic Inc.
  • Publisher : Cartwheel Books
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0545013410


Merry Christmas Book Description :

In the first of three stories about Christmas, a bear shares his too-big tree with his friend, who shares it with another, and so on down the line, until four families enjoy a merry Christmas....

 Twas Nochebuena
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Twas Nochebuena


  • Author : Roseanne Greenfield Thong
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-10-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698136458


Twas Nochebuena Book Description :

’Twas Nochebuena and all through our casa, every creature was kneading tamale masa... It’s Christmas Eve, and you’re invited to a Nochebuena celebration! Follow a family as they prepare to host a night filled with laughter, love, and Latino tradition. Make tasty tamales and hang colorful adornos (decorations) on the walls. Gather to sing festive canciones (songs) while sipping champurrado (hot chocolate). After the midnight feast has been served and the last gifts have been unwrapped, it’s time to cheer, “Feliz Navidad and to all a good night!” Savor the magic of Nochebuena with a holiday tale you’ll want to read again and again....

Angelina s Halloween

Angelina s Halloween


  • Author : Katharine Holabird
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2006-08-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101998274


Angelina s Halloween Book Description :

Trick-or-Treat with Angelina Ballerina! For Halloween, Angelina and her friend Alice make glorious firefly costumes—complete with delicate wings and tiaras. Angelina's little sister, Polly, wants to be a pretty firefly too. But Angelina thinks she's too little. Polly settles for dressing up as a ghost, and on Halloween night, gives Angelina a surprise scare!...

The Morals of Monster Stories

The Morals of Monster Stories


  • Author : Leslie Ormandy
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2017-08-07
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476627694


The Morals of Monster Stories Book Description :

The simplicity of children’s picture books—stories told with illustrations and a few well chosen words or none at all—makes them powerful tools for teaching morals and personal integrity. Children follow the story and see the characters’ behaviors on the page and interpret them in the context of their own lives. But unlike many picture books, most children’s lives don’t feature monsters. This collection of new essays explores the societally sanctioned behaviors imparted to children through the use of monsters and supernatural characters. Topics include monsters as instructors, the normalization of strangers or the “other,” fostering gender norms, and therapeutic monsters, among others....