Halloween characters pack from Oxford Children’s Books
Oxford University Press have a wickedly witchy pack on offer this Halloween featuring Kitty, a young girl with feline super powers, children’s favorites Winnie the Witch and her pet cat Wilbur and Harriet Muncaster’s deliciously gothic new character Victoria Stitch!
Oxford Children’s Books are offering 100 free packs for libraries, providing materials to create stunning displays and activity packs to inspire children’s imaginations!
Your pack includes:
- 2 x Winnie and Wilbur standee
- 1 x Winnie and Wilbur bunting
- 10 x Winnie and Wilbur Around the World activity sheets
- 1 x Kitty Bunting
- 2 x Kitty Standees
- 10 x Kitty and the Great Lantern Race activity sheets
- 2 x Victoria Stitch posters
Digital resources available:
- Super Happy Magic Forest: Slug of Doom activity sheet (2+)
- Mirabelle Gets Up to Mischief potions activity sheet (5+)
- The Last Spell Breather magical spells activity sheet (7+)
- Victoria Stitch: Bad and Glittering Reading notes (9+)
About Winnie and Wilbur:
With over 9 million Winnie and Wilbur books sold, Winnie the Witch continues to be one of the most recognisable and well-loved characters in children’s fiction. Her riotous adventures with pet cat Wilbur have been delighting readers both old and young since 1987.
From Winnie the Witch picture books like Winnie and Wilbur: The Amazing Pumpkin and the original Winnie the Witch story which are perfect for ages 2+ to our young fiction for ages 5+ like Spooky Winnie and Winnie Goes Batty there are plenty of Winnie and Wilbur stories to keep kids entertained this Halloween.
Kitty is a superhero-in-training with feline super powers, she dreams of being just like her superhero mum one day, but she’s still got a lot to learn. Join Kitty and her cat crew on the rooftops for a series of enchanting adventures by the light of the moon.
Perfect for newly confident readers age 5+ and fans of Isadora Moon, Kitty stories Kitty and the Moonlight Rescue and Kitty and the Tiger Treasure were published in 2019 with a further three titles Kitty and the Sky Garden Adventure, Kitty and the Treetop Chase and Kitty and the Great Lantern Race published this year.
About Victoria Stitch:
Twins, Victoria Stitch and Celestine, are denied their royal birth-right. Celestine accepts the decision with good grace, but Victoria Stitch is consumed with her obsession for power.
This deliciously gothic middle grade debut from bestselling author Harriet Muncaster is perfect for readers aged 9+.
We would love to see photos of your wickedly witchy, sparkling displays! ! Please do tag us in your social media posts, you can find us on Twitter and Instagram at @OUPChildrens. You can also tag Kitty author @P_Harrison99 and illustrator @JennyLovlie, Victoria Stitch author and illustrator @H_Muncaster and Winnie illustrator @KorkyPaul on Twitter. Or as @PaulaHarrisonAuthor @LovlieIllustration @HarrietMuncaster and @KorkyPaul on Instagram.
The packs will be dispatched in early October to give you enough time to plan your events for Halloween on 31 October. Please remember this when entering in the address that you would like the packs delivered to.
This is strictly one pack per order. If you are ordering packs for more than one library you can either order these individually or email Kimberley (email address below).
You will also need to feedback on how you used the provided resources to Kimberley Sheehan by 7 November. Please do not order this pack if you cannot commit to this.
The publisher will be dispatching your resources. They will receive a dispatch list with your contact name and work address (which you give) for delivery. They will only deliver the pack requested and the dispatch list will then be deleted after the packs have been sent.