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  • 1. Halloween StoriesThe Halloween folk lore comprise of scary Halloween stories and many more that makesHalloween a special occasion for children and adults. As it is almost the fall season thereare many short Halloween stories related to natures adventure. You might find severalcomic characters and animated figure moving through the woods and celebrating a campfire on the Halloween night. Our fascination with ghost stories, horror flicks, and Halloweenstories engages us for the entire holiday. There are Halloween story books that areavailable in the markets just prior to the celebration. Since it is a traditional Christianholiday, the concept and belief of the early religion is reflected in the popular Halloweenstories that have either taken the form of books, novels, or movies.The Halloween storyThe story of Halloween is itself an interesting one. Halloween finds its origin in the ancientFrance where a particular community called Celts celebrated the Samhain on November 1which they regarded as their New Year. During this celebration, the crops were burnt andthere would be huge bonfires. In the night of October 31, they believed that the deadwould return and create havoc. However, the Day was later declared as the All Saints day.In mid 20th century, the Halloween celebration was revived in a new mode. People cameto the streets with masks, danced in colorful costumes, and traditional families still dideverything to wade off the evil spirits. Custom parties developed among the youngergeneration and Halloween party games and great gourmet was introduced. Halloweenpictures were available online and children found it as exciting as Christmas celebrations.Types of Halloween storiesAs children love to hear folklores, the Halloween folk stories seem to be popular amongthem. They revolve around the theme of death, ghost, and spirits. There is little or nofantasies involved in them. When it is scaring, it is even more interesting! The childrenHalloween short stories are made more popular my remaking them into movies. Thechildren movies like ‘Winnie the Pooh series are the adventures that you will find in thebooks. The added charm of the visual effects last in the innocent minds forever. Theintermingling of the funny Halloween stories and the scary Halloween stories can only be
  • 2. found both in the movies and the story books. But not all horror Halloween stories arescary ones. They can be funny at times as well.There are Halloween stories that are psychological thrillers as well. They have bothmurder, mystery of the human minds, and the evil human spirit combines in them.Popular Halloween story books  The Legend of Sleepy Hallow, By Washington Irving  The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, By Robert Louis Stevenson  The Raven, By Edgard Allen Poe  Rip Van Winkle, By Washington Irving  Ulalume, By Edgar Allen Poe  The Child That Went With the Fairies, By Le Fanu  Feathertop: A Moralized Legend, By Nathaniel Hawthorne  The Devil and Tom Walker, By Washington Irving  Kens Myster, By Julian Hawthorne  Red Hanrahan, By W.B. YeatsHalloween TipsAre you feeling at a loss while planning for a great Halloween bash, confused about fromwhere to start and where to end? Well, worry no further and scroll down the page to findsome Halloween tips that will help you set up a great party. Be it, the decoration tips, thecostume tips, or the decoration ideas, you will find it all right here. Therefore, withoutwaiting any further, pick up the best Halloween tips and arrange for the greatest Halloweenparty of the year.Top Halloween Tips:Halloween tips will offer you with every idea that will mark a great Halloween party. Let ushave a look at the best tips for Halloween for setting up that great party.
  • 3. Halloween Decor TipsYour Halloween party can be of more fun if you just follow some effective tips. These tipswill actually work towards arranging a perfect Halloween decoration with proper decorativeand safety. Let us have a look at some Halloween tips:  It is always wiser to put up the Halloween decoration a bit early, at least a week earlier. Start displaying your decoration right from the start of Halloween to enjoy a perfect Halloween feel.  Selecting the perfect decorative is another important concern for setting up that perfect Halloween party. If you are planning a Halloween themed party then, go for the decoration likewise. Choose the right decoration, be it the office space, your home or an outdoor party, a proper decoration can only lift up the spirits of Halloween.  Keep your party room clutter free so that it lets you with more space to decorate. However, it is advisable not to go overhead with the decoration.  Safety is another great issue of concern while you are decorating for Halloween. Do not do anything that might cause physical injury or accidents.Halloween Decoration Ideas:No party gets the complete feel without the right decoration so, decorating for yourHalloween party is very much needed for that perfect bash. Let us have a look at some ofthe decoration ideas that will set up the spooky and creepy feel for your party. You willeasily find Halloween decorative at the market or the online store or you can make yourown Halloween decorative. While selecting the decorative for Halloween, do not miss onthe props, as they can add a bit creepier touch to your party. Some of the popularHalloween decorative are:  Halloween tree  Jack-o-lantern  Candles  Spider webs  Vampires and Bats  Vintage Coffins  Tombstones
  • 4.  Tabletop pieces  Rotting Corpse  Halloween Wreath  Signs and Wall HangingsHalloween Costume Tips:Nothing other than the right costume will offer you with the feel of Halloween and thecelebration. There are several costumes available in the market and online stores speciallydesigned for Halloween. These costumes are available in a variety of colors and if youwant it spookier, then opt for costumes that glow in the night. Some of the attires in whichyou can dress up for a Halloween party are:  Skelebones costume  Nun or Priest costume(for the couples)  Devils costume  Gorilla costumes  Catwoman costumeAs the party arranger, you can also plan a themed Halloween party or a Halloweencostume party for fun. You can choose from themes like,  Monster Ball  Classic Halloween costume party,  Vampires BallCouples costumes have always been a big hit with Halloween parties. You can go indressed as  Red Riding Hood and a Wolf  Pirate and Wench  Mad Doctor and Nurse
  • 5. Halloween QuotesHalloween is a festival of fun and frolic. Theres so much to do on a Halloween day thatyou keep your plans ready from before itself. But the most important thing to do on aHalloween day is to greet each other. Halloween quotes help you to greet each other aswell as spread some great messages on this auspicious day.This amazing festival of Halloween is awaited by everyone from adults to kids. This is thefestival which allows all of you to become mischievous and have fun by scaring each other.Halloween quotes are those special quotes which emphasise the importance of Halloweenday.Famous Halloween Quotes:  “Men say that in this midnight hour, The disembodièd have power To wander as it liketh them, By wizard oak and fairy stream.” -William Motherwell  “Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, Voices whisper in the trees, "Tonight is Halloween!"” -Dexter Kozen  “There are nights when the wolves are silent and only the moon howls.” -George Carlin  “Ghosts, like ladies, never speak till spoke to.” -Richard Harris Barham  “If a man harbors any sort of fear, it makes him landlord to a ghost.” -Lloyd Douglas  “Those seemingly interminable dark walks between houses, long before street-lit safety became an issue, were more adrenalizing than the mountains of candy filling the sack. Sadly Halloween, with our good-natured attempts to protect the little ones, from the increasingly dangerous traffic and increasingly sick adults, has become an utter bore.” -Lauren Springer  “Tis the night - the night Of the graves delight, And the warlocks are at their play; Ye think that without The wild winds shout, But no, it is they - it is they.” -Arthur Cleveland Coxe
  • 6.  “There is something haunting in the light of the moon; it has all the dispassionateness of a disembodied soul, and something of its inconceivable mystery.” -Joseph Conrad  “Halloween wraps fear in innocence, As though it were a slightly sour sweet. Let terror, then, be turned into a treat...” -Nicholas Gordon  “Nothing on Earth so beautiful as the final haul on Halloween night.” -Steve Almond  “Halloween is huge in my house and we really get into the "spirits" of things.” -Dee Snider  “Bring forth the raisins and the nuts- Tonight All-Hallows Spectre struts Along the moonlit way.” -John Kendrick BangsOther Halloween Quotes:  “From ghoulies and ghosties And long-leggedy beasties And things that go bump in the night, Good Lord, deliver us!”  “Eat, drink and be scary.”  “When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ‘tis near Halloween.”  “Witch and ghost make merry on this last of dear Octobers days.”  “Ill bet living in a nudist colony takes all the fun out of Halloween.”  “A gypsy fire is on the hearth, Sign of the carnival of mirth; Through the dun fields and from the glade Flash merry folk in masquerade, For this is Halloween!”These and many more of such wonderful Halloween quotes can form a part of yourcelebrations. You can use the quotes in many ways to spread the message of this uniquefestival of Halloween.