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Your Bookish Halloween Survival Guide
Gather ‘round the Cauldron, because Halloween is almost here! From costume inspiration and hosting tips to party-appropriate chit-chat, we’ve got your...
The Best Books That Scarred Us For Life
What’s scarier: seeing something jump out at you, or knowing that it could, and imagining how and when? My bet’s on the latter. Anticipatory...
Author Cat Winters Talks Ghosts, Romance, and All That Jazz
Morris Award finalist Cat Winters loves a good ghost story. Her knockout young adult debut, In the Shadow of Blackbirds, tackled World War I, the...
lock the doors
7 Reasons Vicki Pettersson’s
is a Perfect(ly Terrifying) Halloween Read
New York Times bestselling author Vicki Pettersson is perhaps best known for her urban fantasy books (the Signs of the Zodiac series and Celestial Blues...
Creepy Fiction for Edward Gorey Fans
The Pumpkin Spice Lattés are afoot. Hocus Pocus is on the television. Candy is everywhere you look. That can only mean we’re deep into October, and...
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The Book Nerd’s Guide to Halloween
Welcome to the Book Nerd’s Guide to Life! Every other week, we convene in this safe place to discuss the unique challenges of life for people whose noses...
Halloween Quiz: Is Your Child a Bad Seed?
There’s nothing like the innocent sweetness of a child’s smile—until you wake in the middle of the night and find the little tyke leaning...
The Scariest Stories We’ve Ever Read
To celebrate Halloween, we asked our bloggers to name the scariest books they’ve ever read, and most of them got the heebie-jeebies just thinking...
7 Bad Witches We Adore
Books about witches are great every day of the year. I will happily read about witches on Christmas Day, Memorial Day, and every day in between. But...
5 YA Horror Novels We Love
Happy almost Halloween! ‘Tis the season to be utterly creeped out, whether by ghosts and goblins or just straight-up gore. So turn off all the...
Which Literary Character Should You Be for Halloween?
‘Twas the night before Halloween, and all through the house you’re searching for costumes, funny pants or a blouse. The pumpkins are carved and the...
Easy Peasy DIY Costumes for Book Lovers (Kids Edition)
Halloween is a BIG deal to kids, and they’re never short on costume ideas. But if you’re trying to head off another pretty, pretty pink...