Ready for Halloween? Try one of these scary books!
Cabinet of Curiosities: 36 Tales Brief and Sinister by Stefan Bachmann
Thirty-six eerie short tales relate to an imaginary museum of creepy artifacts and are arranged into such thematic “drawers” as love, luck, song, and fairy tales.
Took: a Ghost Story by Mary Downing Hahn
A witch called Old Auntie is lurking near Dan’s family’s new home. He doesn’t believe in her at first, but is forced to accept that she is real and take action when his little sister, Erica, is ‘took‘ to become Auntie’s slave for the next fifty years.
The Doll Graveyard by Lois Ruby
The house at Cinder Creek hides many secrets. Shelby and Brian Tate have heard voices crying out in the night. They’ve noticed the unsettling way things move around on their own. But the most chilling thing about their new home is the cemetery someone’s built out back. The graves are tiny, only big enough for dolls. And the dolls won’t stay buried.
Undead Ed by Rotterly Ghoulstone
If dying on his thirteenth birthday was not bad enough, Ed Bagley becomes a putrid zombie pursued by his demonic, severed arm.