I Want to Be in a Scary Story by Sean Taylor is the must-have picture book for the spooky season. Little monster wants to be in a scary story – but is he brave enough? With catchy back-and-forth dialogue between the narrator and the characters, witches, haunted houses and ghosts everywhere, what more could your little monster want this Halloween? Hardback £11.99 from Walker Books.
Easy to play and full of weird and whacky characters, Scary Bingo, will engage and thrill children for hours. Play with a menacing mummy, a bowler-hat wearing yeti and many more creepy creatures in this fun and inventive take on the classic game. Spookily good entertainment for all the family. £14.99 from laurenceking.com
Kids who don’t get too faint at the sight of blood will love this Blood Bath Shower Gel. It’s the perfect prop for horrifying anyone who comes to your house, as it is contained in an IV drip style bag, but with its cherry scented smell, your little vampire will be feeling fresh for the horrors of the day ahead. £6.99 from prezzybox.com
George at Asda always offer a fangtastic range of quality, affordable creepy attire for Halloween hoolies and trick-or-treating but for this year’s monster mash bash we’ve lost our heads over these Day Of The Dead costumes (£12 each).