View a slideshow of Tad’s Halloween costumes in Time Out New York.

When not writing books, Tad creates elaborate and inventive costumes for his children for Halloween. Above is the Leaning Tower of Pisa and below is more of his handiwork.

Tad on his front stoop with an accordion and lighthouse.


Cello and Eiffel Tower.


Chrysler Building.


Empire State Building.



Home and Tree.

Vampire Bat and Empire State Building.

Hershey’s Kiss.


Monster (with iPhones playing moving and blinking eyeballs video loop)

Cyclops (with iPad playing moving, blinking eyeball video loop).