Spirits are haunting the hallways of spooky old houses. Join these junior detectives as they seek to quell the mayhem and put the spirits to rest. A must read list for Halloween. The Haunting (House on Cherry Street #1) by Rodman Philbrick Kid version of the Amityville Horror. Jason and his family move into an … More Middle Grade Haunted Houses
Nothing says Halloween like witches. These books are perfect for kids who love a good scare. J. A. White loves witches and two of his books appear on this list. Roald Dahl’s book is the classic. Kelly Barnhill wrote the Newbery winner. You can’t go wrong with these Halloween picks.
Some kids just love a great scare, so I’m always on the lookout for books about haunted houses, ghosts and creepy characters who lurk. Mary Downing Hahn and Dan Poblocki have become the staples in this genre, but with the popularity of series, Grabenstein and Carman are definitely worth reading. These books are my favorites.