As cooler temperatures move into the region, the excitement for Halloween and fall activities builds for many families.

In addition to Beggars’ Night, kids look forward to searching for the right pumpkin, enjoying campfires on cool nights and everything else the harvest season has to offer.

Here are a few books that share tips and tricks for getting the most out of the season so that families can experience the magic of the season.

By Christine Bryant, Times Correspondent