Thursday, October 19

Halloween Fun!

Check out these websites for Halloween fun:, The Holiday Spot, Ben & Jerry's, Kids Domain,, Enchanted Learning, Martha Stewart, Education World, Family Fun, and PBS Kids.
Check out these books @ your library, and last year's Halloween blog!

Have a safe, happy HALLOWEEN!

Monday, October 9

BOO! Do you dare read alone?

Horror stories just for you* @ your library...

Doctor Faustus, by Christopher Marlowe
The Tragedy of Macbeth, by William Shakespeare
The Monk, by Matthew Gregory Lewis
Northanger Abbey, Jane Austen
Frankenstein, by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Twice-Told Tales, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Tales of Mystery and Imagination, by Edgar Allan Poe
The Confidence Man, by Herman Melville
Uncle Silas, by Sheridan Le Fanu
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, by Robert Louis Stevenson
The Island of Doctor Moreau, by H. G. Wells
Dracula, by Bram Stoker
The Turn of the Screw, by Henry James
Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad
The Man Who Was Thursday, by G. K. Chesterton
The Trial, by Franz Kafka
The Dark Tower, by C. S. Lewis
Track of the Cat, by Walter Van Tilburg Clark
Lord of the Flies, by William Golding
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch, by Philip K. Dick
The Green Man, Kingsley Amis
Grendel, by John Gardner
The Exorcist, by William Peter Blatty
Burnt Offerings, by Robert Marasco
Salem’s Lot, by Stephen King
The Wolfen, by Whitley Streiber
The Totem, by David Morrell
Ghost Story, Peter Straub
Red Dragon, by Thomas Harris
The Keep, by F. Paul Wilson
The Damnation Game, by Clive Barker

*Partial list from the book:

Horror: The 100 Best Books, by Stephen Jones and Kim Newman.