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Halloween Hoots and Howls

3.55 of 5 stars 3.55  ·  rating details  ·  20 ratings  ·  9 reviews
A Frankenstein who shops at the grocery store. A ghost who’s afraid of ghosts. A witch with a turbo broomstick. These are just a few of the quirky ghouls and goblins children will meet in this playful picture book brimming with holiday cheer.
Joan Horton’s silly, spooky poems and JoAnn Adinolfi’s whimsical illustrations capture the spirit and excitement trick-or-treaters e
Paperback, 32 pages
Published August 19th 2008 by Square Fish (first published October 15th 1999)
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This is another great seasonal poetry book. The students would really enjoy reading all the fun and spooky poems. I would use this for their fluency during fall time. Not all of the poems are Halloween related, for those students who do not celebrate Halloween. I would send a copy of a poem home with each student on Monday and then on Friday the students can preform the poem for the whole class. I would choose specific poems for mini lessons with my students such as rhyming, syllables and phrasi ...more
Nov 01, 2014 Dolly rated it 3 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: parents reading with their children
This is a humorous collection of Halloween-themed poems - they are short, rhyming, and fun to read aloud. The illustrations are cartoonish and colorful. We enjoyed reading them together, and we chucked at the epitaphs on the gravestones on the endpapers.
Angela Aubergine
different stories about Halloween
Ghosts, skeletons, Frankenstein and more in this silly book of Halloween poetry.

I enjoyed the silly and fun poems in this book along with the colorful illustrations. This is a perfect for children to read for Halloween that isn't scary.
Halloween Hoots and Howls is a collection of not-too-scary halloween stories for young people. Funny, colorful illustrations accompany each poem.

Used for "Fall for Pumpkins" storytime- October, 2009.
Liza Gilbert
Dull rhyming text and entirely too bland illustrations leave this book flat.
Katie Casey
A collection of silly Halloween rhymes.
Monique Mcdonald
Holloween book
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