Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat

By Leo Landry

Houghton Mifflin, Hardcover, 9780547249698, 28pp.

Publication Date: September 4, 2012


" The last day of October had finally arrived. The empty house at the end of the street mysteriously came to life. " Oliver, the ghost who lives in that empty house, lives for Halloween He always has a big party. To get ready, he puts dust on the furniture, welcomes the spiders, wakes up the black cats, and delivers his invitations This time, though, one envelope goes astray and two human trick-or-treaters show up. Are treats or tricks in order? Simple, cartoonish watercolor and pencil illustrations complement this sweet tale of the spirit of generosity and acceptance.

About the Author
Leo Landry is the author and illustrator of Grin and Bear It, Eat Your Peas, Ivy Louise, and Space Boy. He lives with his wife and daughter in Easton, Massachusetts. For more information, visit http: //