History of Halloween from National Geographic.

According to this the Irish brought most of our Halloween traditions with them. Carving turnips, anyone?

Other titles about Halloween include:

A Hallowe’en Anthology: literary and historical writings over the centuries edited by Lisa Mason

Halloween :  from pagan ritual to party night by Nicholas Rogers

The library has plenty of books to scare you! From classic authors like Stephen King and Dean Koontz, to newer authors like Charlaine Harris. Place a hold or come in and check it out!

Written by Suzanne

Suzanne has loved books from an early age, and remembers reading her 24 volume World Book Encyclopedia set when she ran out of novels. Now that she works in a library, she will never run out of reading material again! Suzanne is a recent MLS graduate who loves working with students and technology.

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