Pre-Halloween Scare


It’s that time of year everyone, to put on a pot of boiling stew, and to run around your neighborhood streets scaring the pants off of each other. Or in my case, cook a large amount of food, dress up like a six year old, and sneak pieces of candy from my kids baskets when they are not looking. I thought it would be a great time to post a spooky list of books in case you were in a need to be scared. Check out  the recommended list below from Andrew and Megan at The Verge. 

Happy Halloween and be safe!

10 spooky page-turners for Halloween
Books to keep you up at night

By Andrew Liptak and Megan Farokhmanesh on October 29, 2016 11:45 am

It’s October, and that means nightfall creeps earlier every day and the shadows lengthen from skeletal trees. The fall is the perfect time to start taking on the book list that you’ve had accumulate over the summer. With Halloween right around the corner, it’s a good time to take a look at some great horror novels to crack open.

Our recommendations: (click on the Title for more information)

1. Hex Thomas Olde Heuvelt

2. It by Stephen King

3. The Firemanby Joe Hill

4. Shirley Jackson’s ‘The Lottery’ by Miles Hyman

5. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

6. Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

7. Nightshades by Melissa F. Olson

8.The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson

9. Head Full of Ghosts / Disappearance at Devil’s Rock by Paul Tremblay

10. House of Leaves, Mark Z. Danielewski

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