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Metro Parent's October 2013 Cover Shoot Outtakes

This month is all about Halloween – and CoverKid Naja, age 7, of Detroit is a costumed cutie in honor of the holiday. Check out the photos that didn't make the cover!

October is the month of Halloween – and all the fun and fright it offers! And, for us here at Metro Parent, the October issue also features our bi-annual special needs section. Here, get tips on how to cope with asthma, read a story of a young girl with a rare hair loss disease, find out why sleep is extra important for kids with special needs and much more.

In honor of Halloween, CoverKid, Naja, age 7, of Detroit, sports a witch's costume – but she hardly looks wicked! In fact, we'd say she's pretty cute!

Check out these outtakes from the cover shoot – and be sure to watch the Q&A video with local CoverKid Naja, too.

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