*Shockingly* not everyone likes scary reads, so if you just want a little bite-size dose of … uncomfortable feels … here are 3 #WickedGoodReads that are less scary but come highly recommended by us.
Apparently we have a thing for reading books with weird apocalyptic events because we’ve read about the World ending by killer plants, slow rotation of the Earth, common drugs and hurricanes in 4 Books With Crazy Weird Apocalyptic Events and ending by animals, hair loss, an unknown entity and an unknown illness in 4 More Books With Crazy Weird Apocalyptic Events. Well – we’ve got even more weird for you with these 4 [More] Weird Ways the World Ends in Books.
What are some phenomenal locked-room mystery books you’ve read? The books where a crime (usually a murder) is committed in a seemingly impenetrable area, or more loosely interpreted – we know a murder has taken place, but we can’t figure out how the murder could have done it because it seems impossible. Here are 4 of our faves locked room #WickedGoodReads.
When you think of #WickedGoodReads, what type of scary characters do you think of? Vampires, witches, ghosts? … but what about books where it’s the person standing just behind you that you really need to be afraid of?! Those can really creep me out too. Here are 3 fantastic #WIckedGoodReads with Dangerous People. READ MORE
It must be fun, as an author, to think of all the ways you could really trip your readers up. The books we’ve recommended below will seriously mess with your mind! READ MORE
In October we’re all about #WickedGoodReads here at GXO. Last year, we shared 3 Books That Prove You Can’t Always Trust Your Neighbors or The People Close to You. When it’s people close to you – you don’t even see it coming! Here are 3 more books we’ve read recently that belong on this list.
Girlxoxo is having a month-long series with #WickedGoodReads – a love-a-thon of books with wicked people & creatures + dangerous places & things. We’ll be talking psychological thrillers, horror, supernatural and plain old fashioned mysteries. It won’t be all bookishness … but when it is – it will be #WickedGoodReads
I love me a good cozy mystery every now and then. There’s something deliciously fun about them. There are a ton of cozy mysteries with Halloween as the backdrop and some of them are pretty creeptastic. Here are three of my picks… READ MORE
Today we’re wrapping up our week of Dangerous Creatures as part of our #WickedGoodReads month. Our final topic? Dragons!! Obviously the first dragons that came to mind were from Game of Thrones, and Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire. But there are so many more than just the popular ones you think of. Here’s 3 of our favorites… READ MORE
I love a good witch book. It’s classic and there are endless ways in which the plot and the characters can be portrayed. Here are three of my favorites… READ MORE
October is #WickedGoodReads Month here at GXO. This week, we’re focusing on books with Dangerous Places. Last year we shared 4 Haunted House Books You Should NOT Read When You’re Home Alone. And this year – we’re giving you 4 more … because aren’t these just the scariest to read late at night?! READ MORE
Girlxoxo and Outlandish Lit are going to rock the hell out of October with #WickedGoodReads – a month-long love-a-thon of Books with Wicked People & Creatures + Dangerous Places & Things. Of course we want you to join in on the awesomeness so check out the topics we’re posting our blogs below – and each of which will have a Linky Tool, so you can post on your own blog and then share it on the linky for that day! READ MORE
I dubbed October THE month for #WickedGoodReads and oh what a wonderful month it has been. It has been a blast sharing my favorite spooky, creepy and horrific reads with you, but alas, all good things must come to an end … for now. Just in case you missed something, let’s recap the spooky deliciousness that you’ve been treated to all month long 🙂
Many books are #WickedGoodReads not because there are zombies, vampires or haunted houses, but because the people in them are just plain evil … or crazy. It make for some interesting reading, like in the books below. READ MORE