Monsters aren't always straightforward villains. As kids' books like A Monster Calls and Spirit Hunters show, they can be complicated characters with their own narratives.
If you remember staying up way past your bedtime reading in the 80s and 90s, you may remember these scary books that doomed millennials as kids.
Whether you've got a little one in your life, or you're a kid at heart, find something for your spooky TBR among these scary children's books.
A list of scary books for kids including picture books, middle grade, and comic books.