Boo! It’s Three To Read: Halloween Edition

In this week’s Three To Read, we’re sharing some thrilling reads for Halloween to get you in a spooky spirit. They are guaranteed to keep you on edge!

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Welcome back to Bookstr’s Three to Read! Halloween is over 2,000 years old and while there is an endless list of haunting stories we could suggest, we’re here to highlight three of our favorite eerie books to keep you in the spooky spirit all through the fall season.

Hot Pick
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children 
by Ransom Riggs

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SYNOPSIS:

After his grandfather leaves clues to an unknown mystery, Jacob discovers a secret that travels across time and lands upon Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children. Jake soon discovers that the mysteries behind the residents are far darker and deeper than he thought and only his peculiarity can save his new friends and their home.

WHY:

This New York Times Bestseller is all kinds of intriguing and keeps you wanting more. The novel was adapted into a film in 2019, so the book not only adds to your fall TBR but your fall watch list as well.

Coffee Shop Read
Sisters
by Michelle Frances

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SYNOPSIS:

This unsettling psychological thriller tells the story of two sisters, Abby and Ellie, with deep-rooted resentment for one another. When Abby invites Ellie to stay at her picturesque villa in Elba, Abby is growing suspicious of her sister and mother Susanna’s secrets. When an unexpected event shocks them all, Abbie and Ellie only have each other and trust, the most dangerous of it all. 

WHY:

USA Today Bestselling Author Michelle Frances tells the unnerving story of a relatable sibling rivalry that takes place on a breathtaking Island in the Mediterranean. This twist-filled story is bound to keep you hooked wondering who to believe and is a quick read for your afternoon coffee run.

Dark Horse
Dracula
by Bram Stoker

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SYNOPSIS:

A young English lawyer known as Jonathan Harker travels to Transylvania to visit his client, Count Dracula, to finalize a property transaction. Although begged by the locals to steer clear of Castle Dracula, business must continue as usual, and he soon makes an array of unnerving discoveries about his client and alarming events happening around England.

WHY:

Bram Stoker crafted one of the greatest creative writing pieces of the gothic genre and introduced us to a nightmarish world of vampires and vampire hunters. You can also find this 1897 gothic tale in many film adaptations that are sure to keep you in the Halloween spirit all year round.

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