Favorite Halloween Books

One of my favorite parts about decorating for the holidays is pulling out all of the holiday themed books we have collected over the years. Some of our collection dates back to my high school years when I worked at Toys R Us and was able to score after holiday clearance deals.

Although we have quite a collection the kids have already found some of their favorites this year.

Plumply Dumply Pumpkin | The Night Before Halloween | Pumpkin Trouble | A Halloween Scare in Virginia

The top row are books I scored for $1 in the Target Dollar Spot. I am really impressed with the quality of the book and the story since it was such a good deal. My favorite is Itsy Bitsy Spider because the story continues past the childhood song I grew up singing.



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