Books for Halloween: For children
If youre looking for a soothing and finely illustrated story about Halloween for a very young child, "Moonlight: The Halloween Cat'' is a great choice. Halloween is Moonlights favorite night, and author Cynthia Rylant describes how he enjoys walking around the neighborhood, watching the children arrayed in their Halloween costumes, and seeing the jack-o-lanterns glow. Illustrator Melissa Sweet's skillful artwork provides a window on a magical Halloween night. Moonlight communicates not just the excitement of Halloween, but also the warmth and community spirit of the evening.