Rabe, Tish. Have No Fear! Halloween Is Here! Illustrated by Tom Brannon. 24 pages. Random House, 2016. $4.99. Content: G.Nick and Sally from the PBS Kids television show, “The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That,” need costumes for Halloween. What do they do? Well this looks like a job for you know who—the Cat in the Hat. He takes them on a ride and they make a new friend named Batty Bat. They learn about bats habits and how they sleep, before flying to a place where they find bat costumes. Now they are ready to trick-or-treat.
The illustrations are based on the television show and are bright and fun. The story is perfect for a new reader with large print and simple rhyming sentences. This is a Step Into Reading book, level 2.Pre-K, EL-ESSENTIAL. Samantha Hastings, MA, MLS.