Books with short Halloween poems include "It's Halloween" by Jack Prelutsky, "12 Little Tricksters" by Big Red Balloon and "Grimericks" by Susan Pearson. These books are available on Amazon.com and sfrom everal other retailers.Continue Reading
Jack Prelutsky's "It's Halloween" contains 13 poems appropriate for beginning readers. Kirkus Reviews quoted them as "catchy at the most rudimentary level." Marylin Hafner's illustrations are colorful and whimsical.
"12 Little Tricksters" is an e-book available for Kindle download. It's about 12 children who get into some mischief while trick-or-treating. Bright illustrations and simple language make it an easy, fun read for beginning readers. There is also bonus content including a Halloween song and video read along that may be helpful for kids who are still learning to read.
"Grimericks" is a collection of 20 Halloween-themed limericks. The illustrations by Gris Grimly are reminiscent of "Nightmare Before Christmas."Learn more about Poetry