Halloween Bingo 2017 Book List

I think I finally came up with a list of books I plan to read for Halloween Bingo this year. Of course, things may change, but at least I have a plan....

 

 

 

 

American Horror Story

                 

 

The Dead Will Walk

                   

               

 

Ghost

any mystery, suspense or horror which involves a ghost, or a character who believes that the events involve a ghost

 

Terrifying Women

any mystery, suspense, horror or supernatural book written by a woman

           

      

 

 


Magical Realism

a genre which expresses a primarily realistic view of the real world while also adding or revealing magical elements

 

Aliens

beings from outer space

 

Classic Horror

horror that was published prior to 1980

                             

               

 

Gothic

any book with significant: a genre or mode of literature and film that combines fiction and horror, death, and at times romance

 

Modern Masters of Horror

horror published in or after 2000

              

          

 

In the Dark, Dark Woods

 a mystery, suspense, horror or supernatural book in which a forest/woods plays a significant role, or which has a forest/woods on the cover

          

 

 

Vampires

     

 

Serial/Spree Killer

any book that involves a serial killer or a spree killer, no matter what genre/sub-genre it involves.

          

 

Terror in a Small Town

horror/murder which causes fear, set in a small town.

             

 

Darkest London

any mystery, suspense, horror or supernatural book set in London

               

 

Witches

         

          

 

Chilling Children

any book tagged horror, YA horror or MG horror that includes a child or children as a main character

                                      

 

Demons

 

 

 

Monsters

any crytpozoological or mythological creature that isn't a vampire, werewolf, or demon. Or zombie

                              

                        

 

80’s Horror

any horror published between 1980 and 1989, or which is set in that time period

 

 

 

Supernatural

mystery, suspense or horror books which include elements that defy current understanding of the natural world, including magic, witchcraft and/or crypto-zoological aspects

                 

 

Genre: Horror

 

 

Haunted Houses

any structure or location that is, or is believed to be, "haunted" qualifies - it doesn't need to be a house.

               

       

 

Diverse Voices

any mystery, suspense, horror or supernatural book written by an author of color.

 

 

 

Werewolves

 

 

Now I just need to figure out the bingo markers... Oh, and what book to start with.