Scary stories for kids that are perfect for Halloween… ghost stories, monsters, witches, trick or treat, black cats, and things that go BUMP in the night!

Halloween bedtime stories Youre My Boo by Jade Maitre header

You’re My Boo

A cute non-scary Halloween story about the most loveable little Halloween kid in your family!

Halloween stories Jack O Lantern by Andrea Kaczmarek bedtime stories for kids

Jack O’ Lantern

A (non-scary!) Halloween tale for kids about how Jack O’ Lanterns came about!

Creepy Halloween Stories for Kids Is She For Real

Is She For Real?

Angel is given a doll for her 12th birthday. But there is something creepy about her…

Scary Halloween Bedtime Stories PLUGHOLE by Jade Maitre header


Charlie is terrified of falling into the PLUGHOLE… until one day, he has to go down and face his fears.

Fairy tales The Elfin Knight Halloween stories for kids illustration

The Elfin Knight

Lady Janet acts courageously to rescue her True Love from a fairy queen’s grasp.

Halloween fairy tales The Pumpkin King short stories for kids

The Pumpkin Giant

A giant with a pumpkin head and a taste for plump children is made into a delicious dish!

Poems for kids My Ghost and Me illustration Halloween scary stories for kids

Me and My Ghost

A little boy is followed around by a small ghost at Halloween.

SCARE-crow Halloween poems for kids scarecrow illustration


This poor little scarecrow doesn’t want the ghouls and beasts to play with it !