The Milton Moms Reading List: Not So Spooky Halloween Books! | The Milton Moms

There is nothing more spooky than kids waking up in the middle of the night. EEEK! This year we are making sure our Halloween picks are all about friendly ghosts and goblins. Here is our list of well loved Halloween favorites from our house:


They All Saw Cat by Brendan Wenzel

Arthur’s Halloween by Marc Brown

Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson…..Also the cutest little special on Netflix!

Ghosts in the House by Kazuno Kohara

Curious George: Hooray for Halloween by H.A. Rey

Spooky Pookie by Sandra Boynton

If You’re Spooky and You Know It by Aly Fronis

Little Blue Truck’s Halloween by Alice Schertle

It’s Pumpkin Day Mouse by Laura Numeroff

Eek! Halloween! by Sandra Boynton

Little Owl’s Night by Divya Srinivasan

Duck & Goose Find a Pumpkin by Tad Hills

The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda D. Williams


Still getting a fright in the dark? Check out this idea to keep the monsters away! Spooky spray from the @mamanotes:

  • Easy to use spray bottle
  • Water
  • Few drops of essential oils (we like lavender for sleeping!)

Mix together and lightly spray in the room before bed. Genius mama hack!

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