Title: Los Gatos Black on Halloween

Reference: Montes, M illustrated by Morales, Y (2006). Los Gatos Black on Halloween. New York, New York: Henry Holt and Company. 

Annotation: During a Halloween night all the monsters come together to throw a ball. Witches, the dead, skeletons, vampires, and much more gather to dance through the night until their worst nightmare appears at the door.

Genre: Fiction

Grade level: K-4

Readers who would like this book: Children that love to read poems especially the ones that have a weird twist to it. Also, children that like reading books that have a few Spanish words incorporated in them.

Text-dependent question: How do the author’s words help develop visual images?