Kidsmomo Podcast #10: “Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet”

November 3rd, 2009 by

Finally coming down off your Halloween sugar high and need a pick-me-up? Well, you’re in luck because it’s time for our latest podcast, all about spooky and supernatural books!

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  • “Mini Monsters, Evil Aliens, and Ballerinas in Sweatpants” — this week’s mystery book and ghosts of our Halloweens past
  • “Ghosts and More Ghosts” — our spooky book picks* (The Graveyard Book and Something Upstairs)
  • Karen’s most glorious costume moment… sadly, decades ago

And when you’re done listening, don’t forget: our next theme is wacky families! So watch our latest Mystery Book Theater video and check out these books about wacky families that will have you laughing out loud and maybe, just maybe, being a little nicer to your siblings. Ha ha, yeah, right…)

— Nancy and Karen

*P.S. – In this part of the podcast, Karen mentions that you can hear Neil Gaiman read all of The Graveyard Book if you go to his website. Here’s a quick link right to it!

Book Trailer: The Monsters of Morley Manor

October 27th, 2009 by

This book trailer for The Monsters of Morley Manor was originally the Mystery Book Theater video for our Spooky/Supernatural theme. For more on The Monsters of Morley Manor, check out our “Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet” podcast.

Werewolves. Vampires. Aliens. Ghosts. Even a monkey! You’ll find them all in The Monsters of Morley Manor by Bruce Coville.

So, with Halloween right around the corner, check out our book trailer. We promise we’re not tricking you into anything — it’s truly a treat! Is that a groan, we hear? Well, then stop reading this and watch the video!