Whether you are looking for books to help make your holiday special or just hoping to curl up with a good holiday themed book, here are some titles to get you started.
Holiday Crafts by Gini Holland
Martha Stewart’s Handmade Holiday Crafts: 225 Inspired Projects for Year Round Celebrations
Creating Winter Crafts by Dana Meachen Rau
Winter Nights by Francis Ray, Shirley Hailstock, and Donna Hill
Burning Bright: Four Chanukah Love Stories by Megan Hart, Jennifer Gracen, Stacey Agdern, and KK Hendin
Hark! The Herald Angels Scream: An Anthology edited by Christopher Golden
Looking for something to get you in the Halloween mood? Scare up a few of these classics of horror from the Mount Prospect Public Library and get ready for some serious goosebumps. Read/watch them if you dare!
The Stories of Edgar Allen Poe
White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi
Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin
We Need to Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
Ring by Kōji Suzuki
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
The Babymouse graphic novel series is enjoyable for grades 2-4; Monster Mash is a great read for October! Babymouse is going to have a monster mash of a Halloween party at her house after school. The only problem is… she has no idea what to dress up as. And, the pesky boys say that she has to dress up pretty and not scary like she wants. Also, Felicia, the mean little cat in her grade, invited herself and now everyone wants to come. What will Babymouse wear? And, will Felicia ruin her party? Felicia has a few tricks of her own waiting for Babymouse.