There are so many exciting things to do on Halloween-wearing a costume, having a party, and going trick-or-treating. Kids love all the festivity of Halloween, and this pumpkin-shaped board book is just right as they anticipate the holiday. Join Corduroy and his friends as they play pin-the-tail-on-the-black-cat, and decorate pumpkins. Maybe best of all are the delicious, creepy cupcakes. Happy Halloween, Corduroy!
Don Freeman's classic Corduroy comes back to haunt us in this slight, novelty board book illustrated by Lisa McCue. Corduroy (dressed as a pirate) attends a Halloween party with his friend, but it's not at all scary--they play pin the tail on the black cat, eat creepy cupcakes and candy corn, paint a pumpkin, and go trick-or-treating. The Halloween basics--haunted houses, bats, ghosts, candy, costumes--are all represented in this fluffy little gift book for the very young goblin. (Preschool) --Karin Snelson
From Publishers Weekly
A host of board books helps usher in the holiday fun. Shaped like a pumpkin, Corduroy's Trick-or-Treat, illus. by Lisa McCue, features the titular teddy (based on Don Freeman's series hero) as he enjoys a holiday bash. McCue's Corduroy's Merry Christmas has the...