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Halloween Movies and Books for Preschoolers

Halloween Movies and Books for Preschoolers at Kids 'R' Kids Fort Mill, preschool, childcare, daycare

One of the best things about fall and Halloween are the classic books and movies that we get to watch! Instill the love of Halloween movies and books into your preschooler early and spend some family time with these fun and interactive Halloween movies and books.


It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!–A Halloween classic, this movie has everything—trick-or-treating, candy, music, and even the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! 

Casper the Friendly Ghost–The Casper movies are perfect for a Halloween movie marathon! Your children will fall in love with Casper’s kind spirit (no pun intended) and his goofy adventures.

Halloweentown–A hit from the 90s, Halloweentown will have your children believing in another world of magic and fun. This Disney movie is sure to please children of all ages.


Room on the Broom–Translated into 21 languages and winner of 6 book awards, Room on the Broom will thrill your preschoolers and give them a different perspective with this tale of a kind witch and her animal companions.

Peppa’s Halloween Party–If your kids are fans of Peppa the Pig, they’ll love Peppa’s Halloween Party. A perfect book to read at your own Halloween bash, this story of family and fall fun is sure to thrill your little ones.

The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything–A true Halloween classic, this book with its interactive onomatopoeias and rhythmic storytelling will enchant your little ones and inspire them not to be afraid of anything—even on Halloween!

 It’s Pumpkin Day, Mouse–Your littlest readers will enjoy following Mouse (from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie) on his Pumpkin Day adventure! Your kids will love seeing the different faces carved into the pumpkins! They can even brush up on some counting while they are at it! What kind of pumpkins will Mouse make? 

 Happy Halloween, Little Critter–Let’s not forget about our good friend, Little Critter! If you have little ones in your home, chances are, you’ve read a few of Little Critter’s adventures together! If you haven’t, now is a good time to introduce him to your kids! Happy Halloween, Little Critter will take you inside Little Critter’s world for a haunted Halloween party! Ready for the best part? It’s a “lift the flap” book, full of unexpected surprises!  

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