October’s history based or bygone era book suggestions.

Ages 3-7

Halloween Pie by Michael O.Tunnell (Timeless)
Pirate Pearl by Phoebe Gilman (18th Century)
Song & Dance Man by Karen Ackerman (Vaudeville)


Ages 7-9

The Chronicles of Kendra Kandlestar series by Lee Edward Fȍdi (Medieval-Style Fantasy)
I Was There: 1066 by Jim Elridge (Medieval)
Magic Tree House # 10: Ghost Town At Sundown by Mary Pope Osborne (Old West)


Ages 10-13

Dear Canada: Not A Nickel To Spare: The Great Depression Diary Of Sally Cohen by Perry Nodelman (Great Depression)
How To Catch A Bogle by Catherine Jinks (Victorian Era Fantasy)
The Wednesday Wizard by Sherryl Jordan (Time Travel)



Blood Ties by Marva Dasef & the other books in her Witches of Galderheim series
Ghosts I Have Been by Richard Peck (Early 20th-Century)
Stalking Jack The Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco (Victorian Era)



The Devil In Clevely by Norah Lofts (18th Century)
No Absolution: A Jack the Ripper Novel by N.M Bell (Victorian Era)
Lincoln In The Bardo by George Saunders (19th Century)



Danger Zone: Avoid Being A Salem Witch! by Jim Pipe (8-12s)
Halloween: Vintage Images Of America’s Living Past by Applewood Books (All Ages)
Samhain: Rituals, Recipes & Lore for Halloween by Diana Rajchel (Adult)


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