Garlic & the Vampire
Published: 2021 by HarperCollins Publishers
Level: Primary Years (3-5)
No matter how much encouragement Garlic gets, she lacks the confidence and bravery that others seem to have. When it seems that a vampire has moved in nearby everyone agrees that Garlic is the best vegetable to confront him. Garlic reluctantly agrees, as long as Celery comes too. And then Celery runs home and Garlic is left alone. Can she overcome her fears and face the vampire by herself? A gentle story about facing and overcoming fears.