The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1820) #31DaysofSpookyBooks
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1820) #31DaysofSpookyBooks

The Headless Horseman is iconic and eerie, and he sprang right from the pages of this timeless short story. Countless adaptations followed (many improving the entertainment value) but there’s still that earnest, superstitious quality from the original. It’s almost a literary tour of Tarrytown, NY and it really does feel like you’re reading about local … Continue reading

Halloween Horrors (2010) #31DaysofSpookyBooks
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Halloween Horrors (2010) #31DaysofSpookyBooks

This hefty anthology compiled by Chizmar & Morrish showcases short stories and essays about the orange and black holiday. It features shorts from authors Ray Bradbury, Peter Straub, & Dean Koontz and “favorite Halloween memories” from a hell of a lineup of genre authors. There’s even some nonfiction sections. Basically, there’s something for every type … Continue reading