Happy Halloween at HarperCollins Children's Books!

From creepily kooky to ever-so-spooky, we have books to suit every age and taste.

Read on to find out the BEST ways for bookworms to celebrate Halloween, watch terrifying(ish) trailers and more!

You could even be in with a chance of winning one of our brand new titles…

Listen to an extract of Lottie Luna and the Bloom Garden by Vivian French!

Lottie Luna is a werewolf. She’s super-fast, super-strong and has X-ray vision. Lottie doesn’t really like to use her skills, though – she just wants to be like everyone else. But when someone keeps destroying the school bloom garden, it’s only Lottie who can come to the rescue…

Halloween Fun!

Listen to an extract from David Walliams' Demon Dentist

Open your ears and listen to this demonic extract read by David himself… if you dare!   http://www.harpercollinschildrensbooks.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Demon-Dentist-audiogram.mp4… Read More
Halloween titles for 2019

Halloween for Bookworms

For bookworms, EVERY occasion is an opportunity to have fun with their favourite characters and Halloween is no exception! Read on for costume inspiration, how-tos, activities and novel extracts that will keep everyone busy on the 31st October!     Dress Up as Skulduggery An instantly… Read More

Win a FULL SET of Derek Landy's Skulduggery Pleasant series!

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED. One formidable teenage girl, one well-dressed skeleton detective and a cast of magical characters both good and evil come together in Derek Landy’s Skulduggery Pleasant series.   Will evil win the day? Will Valkyrie and Skulduggery stop bickering long enough to stop it?… Read More

Watch the NEW trailer for What Was I Scared Of?

Turn out the lights and say hello to Dr. Seuss’s spookiest character… the pair of empty trousers with nobody inside them!

FREE Halloween Downloads!

Try these free activity sheets or download a creepy poster to decorate your Halloween celebrations… You’ll need something to keep you busy once the Halloween treats have been eaten, after all!

For more free downloads, visit our Resources & Activities page.