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Vunce Upon a Time

By Patricia Tauzer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Vegetarian vampire gives Halloween a silly twist.

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This is a clever book with unusual twists thrown in here and there that make it fun to read; a perfect Halloween story for readers of any age. The lessons learned are ones about being brave and finding friends in unusual places. And the illustrations are remarkable. Anyone familiar with Olive, the Other Reindeer will recognize Seibold's touch, though his artwork here is swirlier and bolder, with backgrounds as rich as deep red velvet and scenes as exciting as any Halloween adventure.

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