My 5 Favourite Urban Legends

I am really enjoying these spooky Halloween themed posts. I am trying to do one a week, at least, throughout October. Let me know what you think of them so far. So here are my favourite urban legends from around the world in no particular order: 1. Kuchisake Onna, aka The Slit Mouthed Woman According… Continue reading My 5 Favourite Urban Legends


Literary Book Gifts *Discount Code*

Do you need some bookish merch to wear this Autumn? How about some tote bags for hauling all of your books around? I have a Halloween gift for you. Literary Book Gifts have given me a discount code to share with my readers, so you can get 20% off every order. The best part is:… Continue reading Literary Book Gifts *Discount Code*

Book Review, Horror, Uncategorized

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (Review)

Summary: "At once a Gothic thriller, a passionate romance, and a cautionary tale about the dangers of science, Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with discovering the cause of generation and life and bestowing animation upon lifeless matter, Frankenstein assembles a human being from stolen body parts but; upon bringing it to… Continue reading Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (Review)


4 Horror Novels for Cowards

Do you want to read a horror novel this October? Are you a coward? Do need to sleep with the light on because Pennywise is going to eat you? Well, I have you covered. Here is a list of my favourite non-scary horror novels. 1.Carrie by Stephen King Summary: "Carrie knew she should not use… Continue reading 4 Horror Novels for Cowards

Book Review, Other

Goosebumps: Night of the Living Dummy by RL Stine

Slappy the Dummy, probably one of the most famous characters to ever come out of the Goosebumps series. If you were a Goosebumps fan in the 90s you probably owned something with his face on it, and since then he has spawned several sequel books to Night of the Living Dummy. I decided to take… Continue reading Goosebumps: Night of the Living Dummy by RL Stine

Book Review, Horror

Mini Manga Review: The Human Chair by Edogawa Ranpo

Can you really trust the chair you are sitting in?  The Human Chair is a short story written by Edogawa Ranpo. It tells the story of a young woman who goes shopping for a chair and after wandering into an antique shop, is told the creepy story of The Human Chair. The tale of a writer… Continue reading Mini Manga Review: The Human Chair by Edogawa Ranpo


5 Haunted Libraries

It's October!!!!  And, true to form, I have lined up plenty of Halloween themed posts for you. This time we are starting off with some "true horror" in the form of ghost stories and local legends. ** Please Note: This is just for fun. If you don't believe in ghosts etc, just enjoy yourself. They… Continue reading 5 Haunted Libraries