We got SPOOKED!! on October 4th as we celebrated ‘Spooky and Scary’ picture books with our special guest Debra Tidball!
Q1. What is your favourite spooky or scary picture book and why?! Share a pic!
Here are some of our favourites!
Mary & Frankenstein – Linda Bailey & Julia Sarda
Drop of Blood – Paul Showers & Edward Miller
FunnyBones – Janet & Allan Ahlberg
Zombelina – Kristyn Crow & Molly Idle
Meg and Mog – Helen Nicoll & Jan Pienkowski
The Dreadful Fluff – Aaron Blabey
Hoot Owl – Sean Taylor & Jean Jullien
The Scariest book ever – Bob Shea
Spooky Spooky – Christopher Cheng & Sarah Davis
Hist – C.J Dennis & P.J Gouldthorpe
A Dark, Dark tale – Ruth Brown
Scary Night – Lesley Gibbes & Stephen Michael King
Night Noises – Mem Fox & Terry Denton
The Spider & the fly – Tony DiTerlizzi
My Dead Bunny – Sigi Cohen & James Foley
The Dark – Lemony Snicket & Jon Klassen
Q2. What are picture books that get us spooked so appealing?!
Q3. Do you think scary/spooky books have become more sought-after in Australia with Halloween becoming more popular?
Q4. Witches…Ghosts…Skeletons…Monsters…Mummies….Vampires…to name a few! What type of spooky character do you love seeing in a picture book?! Share an example if you have a favourite!
At the end of our ‘Spooky and Scary’ picture book celebration, we were very lucky to have a Q & A session with Debra Tidball!
A huge thank you to Deb and all our chat participants for joining us to get ‘Spooky and Scary ‘ at our October Picture book celebration!
Who will be joining us on Thursday the 1st of November?!…what will the theme be..who will be our special guest?! ?!!!
Keep your eyes glued to our twitter and Instagram accounts for the announcement!
Hope you can join us again in November and celebrate the very awesome world of Picture Books:)