Five Books That Go Bump in The Night

The Golem and the Djinni Helene WeckerHappy Halloween! In the last few decades we’ve seen traditional tales turned on their head. Witches, wizards, warlocks and all manner of creatures have climbed out of the darkness to become heroes in their own adventures. Continue reading “Five Books That Go Bump in The Night”

Not a fan of gore? Read this for Halloween

Among Others by Jo WaltonHalloween reading doesn’t get much better than this. Among Others is a novel for anyone who’d love to find Narnia in their wardrobe.

Author Jo Walton has woven a fantasy landscape where fairies can be seen by select believers. Set in the late 1970s in the UK, this is a genre-mash-up that mixes boarding school, coming of age stories and a big dollop of magic. Continue reading “Not a fan of gore? Read this for Halloween”