Karen Reviews: Scary Stories for Young Foxes – Christian McKay Heidicker

If you’re looking for some spooky stories for this Halloween season, look no further than the 2020 Newbery Honor recipient, Scary Stories for Young Foxes by Christian McKay Heidicker.  A collection of eight scary stories told by an older fox that have been called “dark and skillfully distressing”. But the interconnected stories are also a thrilling look at survival in the life of a fox and a wonderful tale of friendship. The stories follow Mia and Uly, two foxes separated from their litters, as they face harrowing adventures in search of a den to call home. So if you dare to be scared and want to read something from the horror genre, try these spooky tales!
(Recommended for ages 9-14)