Day 5: Theodora Hendrix’s Monstrous Halloween Bash – Halloween List


For Day Five of ‘Theodora Hendrix’s Monstrous Halloween Bash’, author Jordan Kopy is sharing her favorite Halloween-themed books, movies, songs, and more to get your Halloween weekend started off right!

Books:

  • The Witches by Roald Dhal
  • The Worst Witch by Jill Murphy
  • The Theodora Hendrix series by Jordan Kopy (couldn’t resist!)
  • The Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling
  • The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe
  • A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  • The Heretic’s Daughter by Kathleen Kent
  • The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
The Witches By Roald Dahl
The Witches by Roald Dahl

Plays & Musicals:

  • And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hallow by Kathryn Schultze Miller (based on the short story by Washington Irving)
  • Macbeth by Shakespeare
  • Sweeny Todd the Demon Barber of Fleet Street by Stephen Sondheim & Hugh Wheeler (based on the play by Christopher Bond)
  • Little Shop of Horrors by Alan Menken & Howard Ashman
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Miller (Full-length Play)
The Legend of Sleepy Hallow by Kathryn Schultz Miller

Movies:

  • Hocus Pocus directed by Kenny Ortega
  • Practical Magic directed by Griffin Dune (based on the novel by Alice Hoffman)
  • Beetlejuice directed by Tim Burton
  • The Addams Family directed by Barry Sonnenfeld
  • Double, Double, Toil and Trouble directed by Stuart Margolin
  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks directed by Robert Stevenson
  • Goosebumps directed by Rob Letterman
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Hocus Pocus directed by Kenny Ortega

Television Shows & Specials:

  • The Munsters created by Alan Burns & Chris Hayward
  • The Scoobydoo Series created by Joe Ruby & Ken Spears
  • Stranger Things created by the Duffer Brothers
  • The Worst Witch created by Martin Riley & Garry Lyons
  • The Halloween Tree created by Ray Bradbury (based on his novel by the same name)
  • Halloweentown created by Paul Bernbaum
  • Charmed created by Constance M. Burge
HALLOWEEN TREE: Amazon.co.uk: Kitchen & Home
The Halloween Tree created & written by Ray Bradbury

Music:

  • I Put a Spell on You performed by Bette Midler
  • Monster Mash performed by Bobby “Boris” Pickett
  • Moondance by Van Morrison
  • Time Warp performed by Little Nell, Patricia Quinn, & Richard O’Brien (Rocky Horror Picture Show)
  • The Addams Family Theme Song by Vic Mezzy
  • Calling All the Monsters performed by China Ann McClain
  • Superstition by Stevie Wonder
  • Haunted by Taylor Swift
  • Monster by Lady Gaga
  • Ghost by Confetti
  • Werewolves of London by Warren Zevon
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The Addams Family Theme Song by Vic Mezzy

Bonus:

  • Favorite Halloween Tradition: Watching Hocus Pocus in a candle-lit room while munching on some salty, buttery, melt-in-your-mouth popcorn
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Author Jordan Kopy, dressed up as a witch for Hallween

What are some of your favorites? Let us know in the comments!

For more year-round Halloween fun, you can purchase a copy of the 1st book in the Theodora Hendrix series, Theodora Hendrix and the Monstrous League of Monsters here (U.K.), here (U.S.), or here (Audio)

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Book 1 of the Theodora Hendrix series, Theodora Hendrix and the Monstrous League of Monsters, is available everywhere good books are sold

For more year-round Halloween fun, you can purchase a copy of the 2nd book in the Theodora Hendrix series, Theodora Hendrix and the Curious Case of the Cursed Beetle here (U.K.), here (U.S.) or here (Audio)

Theodora Hendrix and the Curious Case of the Cursed Beetle is available wherever good books are sold!

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