Welcome to Spooky Reads Friday, where every Friday in the month of October, I will be giving you scary selection book recommendations that will make your weekend reading more fulfilling…and scary 🎃. Check out these haunting book recs…if you dare…Continue reading “Spooky Reads: October 9, 2020”
Besides the scary costumes and huge amounts of candy, Halloween is not complete without curling up and reading a spooky story. And you can’t go wrong with these selections, especially since they are free. Enjoy a good scare with these haunting classics:
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
Rediscover (or discover for the first time) why this “legend” is such a popular favorite during Halloween time.
“Poor strangers, they have so much to be afraid of.”
“I am like a small creature swallowed whole by a monster, she thought, and the monster feels my tiny little movements inside.”
On the moon we wore feathers in our hair, and rubies on our hands. On the moon we had gold spoons.
-Shirley Jackson, We Have Always Lived In A Castle
And another year of reading passes on by…
2018 turned out to be a great year for books. Not only did I manage to start a book club but I also managed to read books outside my comfort zone, which turned out to be not a bad experience. Most of the books read this year took me on exciting new adventures while others left me at a dead-end. Unfortunately, I was unable to complete my own reading challenge but that didn’t stop me from not only reaching my reading goal of 70 books, but also reading a diverse collection of books. Overall, my books of 2018 encouraged me to read more and get excited for what my choices will be in 2019. Continue reading “A Year in Books: 2018”
Pages: 366 pages
Published: January 24, 2012
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Genre: Fiction & Literature, Mystery & Thrillers, Horror Continue reading “Book Review: Abigale Hall by Lauren A. Forry”