Title: The Dancing Skeleton
Author: Cynthia C. DeFelice
Summary(from publisher): An ornery dead man refuses to stay in his coffin and causes a disturbance when the best fiddler in town comes to call on his widow.
Accompanying Discussion: Discuss fantasy fiction and realistic fiction. Why is this fantasy fiction? Ask about Halloween plans and costumes!
Accompanying Activities: Color a dancing skeleton! Ask students to draw and color their Halloween costumes!