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Tucker's Spooky Halloween

3.4  ·  Rating Details ·  25 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Oh, what to be for Halloween? A determined Tucker rolls out a very creative costume in a funny story young children will surely appreciate.


Tucker’s owner always dresses him as something cute for Halloween, like a pumpkin with a little orange hat. But this year Tucker doesn’t want to be cute — he wants to be spooky! Why does his owner insist that he w
Board Book, 28 pages
Published July 10th 2007 by Candlewick Press
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Oct 27, 2014 RC rated it really liked it
Shelves: halloween
This is a excellent book about a dog trying to decide what to be for Halloween. His owner always puts him in cute costumes, but Tucker wants to be spooky. He thinks about many options and tries on a few. On Halloween night, after his owner has dressed him in a cute cowboy costume, Tucker takes matters into his own paws and wraps himself in toilet paper while growling his spookiest growl. He is the best mummy on the block. The story ends with Tucker loving Halloween and already looking forward to ...more
Jul 21, 2009 Kristin rated it really liked it
Obviously one of River's books, but hey, some of you mother's or librarians need to know what us moms approve, right? This book is a medium-sized board book. River loves this story year round. Perhaps it is the way in which I say the word "spooky", or the dog as the main character. As a parent, I like this book because it is not scary and the pictures are simple, but good.
Oct 06, 2007 Joanna rated it liked it
Cute little board book. Tucker the dog wants to be in a spooky costume this year but his owner always dresses him cute.
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Shelves: halloween-books
As someone who has dressed her dog up for Halloween, I appreciated the humor in this book.
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Leslie McGuirk is the author-illustrator of several books about Tucker the dog, including LUCKY TUCKER, TUCKER'S SPOOKY HALLOWEEN, and HO, HO, HO, TUCKER! She also co-authored and illustrated WIGGENS LEARNS HIS MANNERS AT THE FOUR SEASONS RESTAURANT. She lives in Vero Beach, Florida.
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