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Spooky Books for Halloween

  • Age: 1 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
Ghosts stories, scary thrillers, trips to the pumpkin patch, choosing a Halloween costume...there's so much fun to be had in October. Celebrate the spookiest time of year with these K–12 books.

John Spray Mystery Award (2019)

  • Age: 9 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 12
The shortlist for the $5,000 2019 John Spray Mystery Award for children.

David Anderson

  • Age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
All my adult and YA novels to date

Six Great Reads for Grades 1–4

  • Age: 3 to 10
  • Grade: p to 5
A dollop of mystery, a pinch of humour, and you have the makings of tiny thrillers for the younger elementary grades.

Gripping YA Thrillers and Mysteries

  • Age: 8 to 18
  • Grade: 3 to 12
These books will have teens putting away their screens and pulling up their covers at night.

Acclaimed Middle-Grade Mysteries

  • Age: 8 to 14
  • Grade: p to 8
Great reviews and/or awards single these out as great reads for 8–12-year-olds.

Shocking Stories for Curious Kids

  • Age: 6 to 13
  • Grade: 1 to 8
If you want a kid's attention, talk to them about buried treasure. Shipwrecks. Master thieves. And of course, former teachers turned Niagara Falls barrel-surfers.

Boo for Books! Great Halloween Picks for Kids

  • Age: 0 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
tagged: halloween, mysteries
Creepy books for the a ghostly season.