The Spider and the Fly by Mary Howitt and Tony DiTerlizzi

This isn’t strictly a Halloween book, but I love its slightly creepy feel — kinda like one of those old black-and-white horror movie reels.

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Egg Drop by Mini Grey

Egg Drop is a quirky and original twist on Humpty Dumpty, but instead of sitting on a wall, the unnamed egg in the story has a literally flighty dream — that of soaring in the skies. Of course, if you recall the plight of Humpty Dumpty, you’ll know that this egg doesn’t have a very happy ending.

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