Tag: spooky season reads
Halloween Reads: Dark Harvest by Norman Partridge
Dark Harvest by Norman Partridge Published: September 2007 Norman Partridge’s Bram Stoker Award-winning novel, Dark Harvest, is a powerhouse thrill-ride with all the resonance of Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery.” “A major talent.” ―Stephen King Halloween, 1963. They call him the October Boy, or Ol’ Hacksaw Face, or Sawtooth Jack. Whatever the name, everybody in this…
October Country: Ode To Bradbury
31 Days of Halloween: The End of Summer
Media has exploited the celebrations of Samhain and taken us far away from its roots. There is no Lord of the Dead nor any deity ruling over Halloween. Samhain (pronounced sow-in) translates to End of Summer. Not quite as exciting huh? It is quite shocking how many major motion pictures and television shows have completely…
31 Days of Halloween: Divinations
Looking into a well on Halloween night was another way to see the future for the next 12 months.