Spooky Books — Read Them If You Dare…

October 27th, 2009 by

Ghosts, monsters, witches, and… a vampire bunny? Watch out for ghouls and spirits of all kinds in our recommended reads for this week!

In celebration of Halloween, here are 13 spooky/supernatural/horror books (in no particular order) that will tingle your spine and trick your treat*:

  1. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman (Karen’s pick)
  2. Something Upstairs by Avi (Nancy’s pick)
  3. Time Windows by Kathryn Reiss
  4. Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn
  5. Goosebumps and Goosebumps HorrorLand books by R.L. Stine
  6. Skeleton Man by Joseph Bruchac
  7. Christina’s Ghost by Betty Ren Wright
  8. Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery by James and Deborah Howe
  9. Encycopedia Horrifica by Joshua Gee
  10. The Boy of A Thousand Faces by Brian Selznick
  11. Skeleton Creek by Patrick Carman
  12. Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz
  13. The Witches by Roald Dahl

If you’ve read any of these, send in your book review. Or send in a review of your favorite spooky book!

*No, we don’t know what this means either. It just sounded good.

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