These spooky stories are guaranteed to captivate little ones. They feature plenty of ghostly fun rather than frights, carefully written so they're not too scary for younger children. See below for the best ghost story books for 3-year-olds.
Allan Ahlberg & Andre Amstutz
The three Funnybones skeletons decide to go on another night out... on a ghost train! A trip to a rather unusual seaside follows, but they're not scared of any of the creatures they encounter - except, of course, for a crying baby! This hilarious tale is full of fun repetitive language that little ones will love.
Elizabeth Baguley & Marion Lindsay
Bertie has just set out into the forest on his first haunting, but it's a scary place at midnight. The little ghost is rather nervous as he journeys through the wood, past a howling wolf, a hissing snake, and a roaring dragon! By the time he reaches the old castle, Bertie doesn't really feel like haunting, but hiding - especially when he's chased up the stairs by a dog. But when he retreats to a draughty attic, he finds the perfect place to take up his position as resident ghost. This sweetly spooky story is great for little readers.
Liss Norton & Emma McCann
The Superfrog books follow the adventures of a courageous frog as he saves the day! When Fergus and his best friend Doris hear a strange, unnerving noise, they fly off to investigate - but the last thing they expect to find is a wailing, groaning ghost! Young children will be gripped by this ghostly tale.