Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Books I Want for Christmas

Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the brilliant Bionic Bookworm. Check her out if you are not following her already.   5 days until Christmas! I don't know about you but I am excited. Every year I get a mountain of books as gifts from family and myself. I always get myself a little gift of … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Books I Want for Christmas

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Why I Read Ghost Stories At Christmas

Now it is no secret that I read scary things all year around but when it comes to Christmas I just want one thing: ghost stories. Now I know it is a bit odd, images of ghosts really don't mesh with jolly old Saint Nick and Christmas trees, but is it really that strange? .....Historically… Continue reading Why I Read Ghost Stories At Christmas

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TBR Spotlight: Christmas Edition

It is only 10 days until Christmas! I finally have all of my Christmas shopping done so now I can enjoy the holiday season. Christmas is my second favourite holiday after Halloween. Who doesn't like presents and an excuse to eat until you explode? I was originally going to do a Top 5 Holiday Reads… Continue reading TBR Spotlight: Christmas Edition


Top 3 Holiday Reads 2016

It is the holiday season and that means it is time to get in the mood for some winter-y and Christmas themed books. I know this blog now focuses on horror and darkly themed novels but those things can still be Christmas-y. In fact, the Victorians had a tradition of telling ghost stories at Christmas… Continue reading Top 3 Holiday Reads 2016


Holiday Reads

It is only 4 days until Christmas so I thought it was about time that I should write a holiday themed blog post and about the books I plan to read over this Christmas period. One of these books I finished reading today, but the other two I plan on getting through this week because… Continue reading Holiday Reads


The Christmas Cracker Book Tag

I have been feeling festive lately so I thought that I would have a go at The Christmas Cracker Book Tag that has been created by Lucy at The Bumbling Bibliophile and Queen of Contemporary.  I will link any of the books mentioned to their GoodReads pages if you want to check them out. Pick a book with… Continue reading The Christmas Cracker Book Tag