Tagged with Halloween

Happy Hallow’Read: Spooky Spotlight

Happy Hallow’Read: Spooky Spotlight

Looking for a book to scare the pants off you? Or maybe something fun to read to the little one? Here’s a few new books to add to your Halloween reading list: Picture Book: The Ghosts Go Spooking by Chrissy Bozik; illustrated by Patricia Storms This Halloween-themed version of “The Ants Go Marching” is whimsical, … Continue reading

Happy Hallow’Read is Back! + Giveaway

Happy Hallow’Read is Back! + Giveaway

It’s that time of year again when the leaves drop, the days shorten and copious amounts of candy is foisted upon us (not that we’re complaining, right?). Yep, Halloween is almost upon us, and that means…Happy Hallow’Read! For those of you familiar with Happy Hallow’Read, welcome back! And for those of you who are new, … Continue reading

Happy Hallow’Read! Bookish Costumes vol. 2

Happy Hallow’Read! Bookish Costumes vol. 2

  Tomorrow’s the big day and I can’t wait to see all of the terrific costumes! Whether you are still in need of a last-minute idea or just appreciate a clever costume, I thought I would share a few of my favourite bookish costume ideas with you—there sure are some great ones out there (thank … Continue reading

Top Ten Tuesday: Creepy Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday: Creepy Book Covers

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. In coming up with a list of book covers that send a shiver up my spine, it turns out that, understandably, this list of creepy book covers also offers some great creepy reads, perfect for Halloween. 1. Asylum by Madeleine Roux … Continue reading

Happy Hallow’Read! Giveaway #2

Happy Hallow’Read! Giveaway #2

It’s time for another giveaway! I have one SIGNED hardcover copy of Through the Zombie Glass by Gena Showalter up for grabs! All you have to do is enter using the Rafflecopter link below. The giveaway deadline is October 30th at midnight. The winning entry must have a Canadian mailing address (sorry!) From Harlequin Teen: … Continue reading

What’s What? Weekly

What’s What? Weekly

A Round-Up Of Fun Tid-Bits and Bookish News The book that scored an instant place on my most-anticipated-book list? The latest project from Melanie J. Fishbane that sees my favourite Canadian author, L.M. Montgomery, fictionalized in a YA novel about her teen years. Come on, 2015! My favourite mythology-loving author, Rick Riordan, interviews Jonathan Stroud … Continue reading

What’s What? Weekly

What’s What? Weekly

A Round-Up Of Fun Tid-Bits and Bookish News The Forest of Reading 2014 nominees have been announced! If you’re looking for a reading list, I highly recommend reading your way through these greats. Congrats, nominees! Over at Just a Lil’ Lost, Michele wants to hear about your favourite scary read and you might just win … Continue reading