Classic Halloween Reads

As Halloween approaches, you may want to read something that will get you in the spirit – and maybe frighten you a little!

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Written For Children, But Still Fun for Adults:
The Halloween Tree, Ray Bradbury
Something Wicked this Way Comes, Ray Bradbury
Coraline, Neil Gaiman
Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Washington Irving
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, Alan Schwartz with drawings by Stephen Gammel

Some Spooky Classic Literature:
The New Annotated Dracula, Bram Stoker
Frankenstein, Mary Shelley
 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson
The Turn of the Screw, Henry James

Short Stories to Shock You:
American fantastic tales: terror and the uncanny
The vampire archives: the most complete volume of vampire tales ever published
Tales of Edgar Allen Poe

~ Alice


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