These Children’s Books about Zombies are a sure-fire way to get your reluctant readers to enjoy this favorite past-time!
Make certain to check out these other great book recommendations for all ages!
Add these books to your Halloween reading fun! We love reading spooky books and fun books that are Halloween-themed during this time of the year!
Having great options of books means that the kids will stay interested and want to read even more!
Disney’s latest TV movie, Zombies! From I Can Read books to Parodies of your favorite princess movies. From jokes to Minecraft stories!
Fun Ways To Encourage Reading For Kids
The best thing to do to help kids read is to have fun books like these Children’s Books about Zombies for them to grab!
The more books they have access to, the more that they’re going to find that reading is fun. It’s always a good idea to have a variety of them to pick up and choose from.
Resources for a Zombies Unit Study:
Providing fun books for kids can certainly get them reading, but what about the other tough subjects? I have gathered a few Zombie-themed lessons for you to use to teach your kiddos this Halloween!
- This Zombie kidearch wiki has lots of interesting “facts” about the undead.
- Letter Z is for Zombie Tracing Sheet for writing & fine motor skills
- This kid-friendly Handprint Zombie Craft screams “Zombie” but without the gore!
- Adorable Zombies Counting Cards are free to print. PLus, the article has iedas for using them!
- I love this STEM Learning Reource for ages 11-14! Survival Stem: Can you survive a zombie apocalypse?
- This STEAM one is pretty cool, too! Can you raise the dead with static electricity?
- PBS has a really awesome resource for teaching neuroscience. Use neuroscience knowledge to fight a zombie apocalypse and save humanity with the Zombie Autopsies for Educators!
Childrens Books About Zombies
From stories to facts to coloring - these books will help you teach your kids everything there is to know about Zombies!
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When brain-gobbling zombies invade, a sleepover at Zack Clarke’s house quickly turns into a Level-3 creep-over. The undead have infested the streets, filling the air with deathly moans and the stench of rotting flesh.
Do you like fairytale classics? Do you like horrific zombie stories?
You will get both in these grisly princess stories, “Fables of the Undead”!
When her father inadvertently brings the zombie plague to the Castle of the Beast, little does Belle know that she will have to live there too, as the sickened Prince’s prisoner.
But how long can she survive against a zombified Beast before she too falls prey to the terrible sickness?
In this dead-on parody of a children’s classic, a very hungry zombie eats his way through a variety of his favorite foods, including clowns, astronauts, rock stars, fingers, and brains. With vivid, playful art and amusing text, The Very Hungry Zombie will appeal to picture-book lovers of all ages. Adults will catch its slightly demented humor. Older kids who grew up on classic board books will love the fun of the parody. And because the art leans toward humor rather than truly graphic grossness, a new generation of little ones may just grow up loving a creepy zombie whose gluttony earns him a bellyache.
Middle school is horrific enough for any 6th grader’s first day. But for Bill Stokes, it’s a festering, rotting, undead nightmare! Since Bill’s deadbeat dad got arrested trying to burn the house down for the insurance, Mom’s had to make ends meet by volunteering to various medical research companies for cash. This would be fine if she hadn’t brought home a mysterious zombie virus! Now Bill has to deal with skin problems and body chemistry changes that make puberty look like a walk in the park!
In the first book of this hilarious Minecraft adventure series, we get to read the diary of an actual 12 year old Minecraft Zombie. Take a peek at what is really going on between the hollow eyes, and dead expression that we normally see when we face the dreaded Zombies of Minecraft.
Are Zombies really different from us? You’ll be surprised at what you discover. So, jump into this Minecraft adventure and find out!.
Diary of a Minecraft Zombie is a must-read for any kid who loves Minecraft. Kids ages 7+ can’t wait to jump into to these Minecraft adventures!
Based on the bestselling game, Plants vs. Zombies, Save Your Brains! introduces young readers to Crazy Dave and the fun-dead! The zombies are coming! If you want to save your brains, you’ll need to know which plants to use. Don’t worry—Crazy Dave is here to help guide you.
I Can Read books are designed to encourage a love of reading. Plants vs. Zombies: Save Your Brains! is a Level Two I Can Read book, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help.
Zombie King and Other Scary Short Stories is an 8-story introduction to the chilling spooky book series Mystery Underground. Four additional Mystery Underground books are available, each comprised of thirteen scary stories set in thirteen spooky situations with thirteen different dangers.
Every Mystery Underground book is a collection of scary short stories for kids, middle grade readers, and everyone who likes a good scare. The stories combine the monsters and mystery of Goosebumps with the surprise endings of The Twilight Zone. They are the perfect scary stories to read on Halloween, in the dark, around the campfire, or under the covers at night with a flashlight. Read a scare … if you dare!
The Joke King is back with another hilarious joke book full of funny, laugh-out-loud, crazy comedy and MASSIVE assortment of zombie & Halloween jokes for children of all ages, teens, and adults. This awesome joke book for kids is easy to read and full of laughs!
WARNING: This funny joke book will cause you to laugh hysterically!
More Halloween Books for Kids:
Preschool Halloween Books for Kids
Children’s Books about Witches
I hope you and your kids have fun learning about Zombies as you prepare for the apocalypse… uhh I mean, Halloween!