REVIEW: It’s Halloween, Little Monster by Helen Ketteman, illustrated by Bonnie Leick
Little Monster is going trick-or-treating for the very first time. There are going to be all kinds of creatures about, like witches and vampires and zombies. And lots of spooky noises too! As Little Monster makes his way around the neighborhood, Papa is there to help guide him through his fears as they encounter one scary thing after another…until they reach the last house of the night. It’s the spookiest house of all, and—YIKES!—there might be a surprise waiting for them. Will Little Monster be brave?
This is so cute. Little Monster is going out on his first Halloween and he’s dressed like a Martian all in green. Things out there are scary but Papa is with him so everything will be fine. Plus Little Monster gets spider cupcakes and worm juice! Yum. The illustrations are wonderful and yield fun new details the more you look at them. Now I need to go back and read the rest of Little Monster’s books. A