Hallowe'en lists for your perusal....Enjoy!
Quotes of the day:
* Eat, drink and be scary. (author unknown)
* A grandmother pretends she doesn't know you on Halloween.
*Halloween is huge in my house and we really get into the "spirit" of things. (Dee Snider)
* I don't know that there are real ghosts and goblins, but there are always more trick-or-treaters than neighbourhood kids.
* From ghoulies and ghosts
And long-leggedy beasties
And things that go bump in the night,
Good Lord, deliver us!
(Elizabeth Akers Allen)
* There is still a child in every one of us who is still a trick-or-treater looking for a brightly-lit front porch. (Carolyn Wells)
* October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins....Merry October! (Raindow Rowell)
(my favourite quote here)
* Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story. (Mason Cooley)
Best Hallowe'en books for kids 2013:
1. Ghost in the House by Ammi-Joan Paquette
2. Romping Monsters, Stomping Monsters by Jane Yolen
3. Vampire Baby by Kelly Bennett
4. Filbert the Good Little Friend by Hiawyn Gram
5. A Very Witchy Spelling Bee by George Murray
6. Crankenstein by Samantha Berger
7. Hallowe'en Night by Marjorie Dennis Murray
8. The Snatchbook - Whose Stealing all the stories? by Helen Docherty
9. Plants vs. Zombies Official Guide to Protecting Your Brain
10. The Mysterious Woods of Whistle Root by Christopher Pennell
* How to Catch A Bogle by Catherine Jinks
Best Kids Hallowe'en Costumes for 2013:
1. Number one in popularity is BATMAN
2. Princess for little girls
3. An animal....cat/dog
4. Action Hero - ie. Ironman
8. Disney Princess
10. A Fairy
Just for fun......Top 10 costumes for pets!
2. hot dog
3. cat-devil (tied)
7. bow-ties/fancy collars
8. batman, vampire (tied)
Top 10 Hallowe'en Candy:
1. Tootsie Rolls
4. Sour Patch Kids
6. Rainbow nerds
9. Peanut Butter Cups
10. Kit Kat
Read on and read always!
Happy day to you......