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Kids love Scary Stories. We are delighted to offer, in association with (the world's largest bookstore), a special selection of the best scary stories for kids! Many of the titles below are offered at substantial discount to list prices. Any suggestions for additional stories to feature here? Please let us know.

The Graveyard BookThe Graveyard Book Neil Gaiman. The original paperback edition of a perennial favorite, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, which has sold more than one million copies and is the only novel to win both the Newbery Medal and the Carnegie Medal. The Last Kids on EarthThe Last Kids on Earth Max Brallier. A New York Times and USA Today bestelling series, with one and a half million copies in print! - "Terrifyingly fun! Delivers big thrills and even bigger laughs. "--Jeff Kinney, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Ever since the monster apocalypse hit town, average thirteen year old Jack Sullivan has been living in his tree house, which he's armed to the teeth with catapults and a moat, not to mention video games and an endless supply of Oreos and Mountain Dew scavenged from abandoned stores. Goosebumps 25th Anniversary Retro SetGoosebumps 25th Anniversary Retro Set R.L. Stine. Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Goosebumps with five of the all-time bestselling books including Monster Blood, Why I'm Afraid of Bees, A Night in Terror Tower, The Beast From the East, and Legend of the Lost Legend.
Tickle Monster Laughter KitTickle Monster Laughter Kit Josie Bissett. Share the treasured gift of laughter with your child! Josie Bissett's enchanted new book is well on its way to becoming a celebrated children's classic. A loveable monster with big puffy mitts has just flown in from Planet Tickle. Goodnight Goon: a Petrifying ParodyGoodnight Goon: a Petrifying Parody Michael Rex. In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories (I Can Read! Reading 2)In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories (I Can Read! Reading 2) Alvin Schwartz. Creak. . . Crash. . . BOO!Shivering skeletons, ghostly pirates, chattering corpses, and haunted graveyards. . . all to chill your bones! Share these seven spine-tingling stories in a dark, dark room.
The Color Monster: A Pop-Up Book of FeelingsThe Color Monster: A Pop-Up Book of Feelings Anna Llenas. "This sensitive book . . . encourages young ones to open up and discuss how they feel, even when their thoughts are confusing. " —Parents - We teach toddlers to identify colors, numbers, shapes, and letters—but what about their feelings? By illustrating such common emotions as happiness, sadness, anger, fear, and calm, this sensitive book gently encourages young children to open up with parents, teachers, and daycare providers. Vampirina BallerinaVampirina Ballerina Anne Marie Pace. Oh, to be a ballerina! It's a challenge for any little girl, but even more so if you happen to be a vampire like Vampirina. First of all, you have to find a class that meets at night. Then you have to figure out how to perfect your form when you can't see yourself in the mirror? And then there's wearing pink (not the most flattering of colors if you happen to be undead) and that nagging urge to take a little nip out of the other dancers. Goosebumps Retro Scream Collection: Limited Edition TinGoosebumps Retro Scream Collection: Limited Edition Tin R. L. Stine. Reader beware--it's the original scare! - Five of the all-time bestselling Goosebumps books including Welcome to Dead House, Say Cheese And Die!, Night of the Living Dummy, The Haunted Mask, and One Day at HorrorLand.
Serafina and the Splintered Heart (Serafina Book 3)Serafina and the Splintered Heart (Serafina Book 3) Robert Beatty. The storms are coming. . .  Something has happened to Serafina. She has awoken into a darkness she does not understand, scarred from a terrible battle, only to find that life at Biltmore Estate has changed in unimaginable ways. Sam, the Most Scaredy-cat Kid in the Whole World: A Leonardo, the Terrible Monster CompanionSam, the Most Scaredy-cat Kid in the Whole World: A Leonardo, the Terrible Monster Companion Mo Willems. A TERRIFICALLY TERRIFYING TALE! Sam is afraid of anything and everything-except for his friend Leonardo, the terrible monster. Kerry is afraid of everything and anything-except for her friend Frankenthaler, the other monster. My Favorite Spooky Stories Box Set: 5 Silly, Not-Too-Scary Tales! (I Can Read Level 2)My Favorite Spooky Stories Box Set: 5 Silly, Not-Too-Scary Tales! (I Can Read Level 2) Various. The five gently spine-tingling, funny stories in this Level Two I Can Read box set are sure to delight early readers. Titles include: * Flat Stanley and the Haunted House * Monster School: First Day Frights * In A Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories * Happy Haunting, Amelia Bedelia * Lulu Goes to Witch School This is a Level Two I Can Read box set, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.
CoralineCoraline Neil Gaiman. This edition of New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Neil Gaiman’s modern classic, Coraline—also an Academy Award-nominated film—is enriched with a foreword from the author, a reader's guide, and more. Bonaparte Falls ApartBonaparte Falls Apart Margery Cuyler. Readers who love stories about friendship, school, and little monsters will love this clever and humorous picture book about a skeleton who is falling to pieces and needs help pulling himself together. The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1)The Stonekeeper (Amulet #1) Kazu Kibuishi. Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi creates a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a talking fox, a giant robot---and two ordinary children on a mission. - After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to be dangerous.
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The Stonekeeper's Curse (Amulet #2) Kazu Kibuishi. Graphic novel star Kazu Kibuishi returns with his mysterious world full of new allies . . . and old enemies! - Emily and Navin's mother is still in a coma from the arachnopod's poison, and there's only one place to find help: Kanalis, the bustling, beautiful city of waterfalls.

Serafina and the Black Cloak Robert Beatty. A brave and unusual girl named Serafina lives secretly in the basement of the grand Biltmore Estate amidst the splendor of the Gilded Age. Serafina's pa, the estate's maintenance man, has warned her to keep herself hidden from the fancy folk who live on the floors above, but when children at the estate start disappearing, Serafina and her friend Braeden Vanderbilt must work together to solve a dark and dangerous mystery.

Lockwood & Co., Book Five The Empty Grave Jonathan Stroud. Five months after the events in THE CREEPING SHADOW, we join Lockwood, Lucy, George, Holly, and their associate Quill Kipps on a perilous night mission: they have broken into the booby-trapped Fittes Mausoleum, where the body of the legendary psychic heroine Marissa Fittes lies.

The Gruffalo's Child Julia Donaldson. Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler team up again to create this funny and adorable sequel to The Gruffalo. One night, the Gruffalo’s child wanders into the woods to search for the Big Bad Mouse. But instead, she comes upon a small mouse in the woods .

What Was I Scared Of?: A Glow-in-the Dark Encounter (Classic Seuss) Dr. Seuss. Dr. Seuss in a glowing new format! - What were we waiting for? We’ve taken the classic Dr. Seuss short story What Was I Scared Of? (from The Sneetches and Other Stories), added glow-in-the-dark ink, and created the ultimate just-slightly-spooky read for slumber parties and perusal by flashlight! Perfect for Halloween, this splendidly silly story about a narrator terrorized by an empty pair of pants (which happens to be equally terrified of the narrator) works perfectly well the rest of the year, too, delivering a timeless message about fear and tolerance to boot.