THE FAIRY GOTHMOTHER
Queen of Halloween™
A new addition to the macabre, darkly humorous storytelling traditions of Edward Gorey, Brothers Grimm, Hilaire Belloc and Charles Addams.
Halloween isn’t just on Halloween,
if you know what I mean.
Come closer, my Pretty …
Presenting The Fairy Gothmother: A Collection of Cautionary Tales, a spooky collection of stories, poems, and games in over 100 full color pages to haunt and delight the brave and curious.
Learn to play The Halloween Hunt, make a Bad Dream Box to banish nightmares, or snuggle under the covers and read what happens to unlucky children in Little Lucy Poppletred and Late Bloomers.
Hear the creaking door of a haunted house? She’s inviting you inside.
Come in. If. You. Dare...
"If the Brothers Grimm had a sister, it would be Jenn."
Marcia Crews, Author of Three Bears of the Pacific Northwest and former children's librarian. Click for more
"Three cheers for THE FAIRY GOTHMOTHER: A COLLECTION OF CAUTIONARY TALES!
This collection of eerily exciting stories, wickedly wonderful poems and devilishly delightful games and activities is a winner. Readers young and old who like a little tingle running up and down their spines will relish the beasts, boogeys, naughty children and adventurous activities that the Fairy Gothmother herself shares in this gem of a book . . ." Click for more
The Halloween Hunt™
A mashup of Tag, Hide and Seek and Treasure Hunt.
The Halloween Hunt is the best Halloween game ever!
A fun game for kids of all ages.
Play at home or in the park.
1) Pick a safe zone that will be the "Den." It's where Prey store their candy and can't be tagged out by Hunters.
2) If Prey are tagged by Hunters while picking candy, they have to drop all of it and return to the "Den" safe zone and count to ten. Prey may then re-enter the Hunting Grounds.
3) After all the candy is collected, it's equally divided between the Prey (kiddos).
Courtesy The Fairy Gothmother.
Ages 8-12 and mature adults.
Available in hardcover and paperback editions.
Discover goods inspired by the Fairy Gothmother's stories, including gifts and household items featuring the book's vintage illustrations, with a twist, of course.
The Fairy Gothmother: A Collection of Cautionary Tales