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Music Monday: Vampires (This playlist has teeth)

The weather turned, the leaves outside the window are about to change, college students everywhere are celebrating their patrons: PSLs and Pumpkin beers.  This means one thing, its October! Every Monday in October, Music Mondays will feature a horror genre, a specific book, or a horror villain.  In honor of Twilight publication, here are the vampires. Please don’t stake me!

“Vampires Will Never Hurt You” (My Chemical Romance)- Interview with A Vampire(Anne Rice)

Interview with the Vampire: Rice, Anne: 9780751541977: Amazon.com: Books

“Forever & Ever More”(Nothing but Fears)- The Vampire Diaries (L.J. Smith)

The Vampire Diaries: Nightfall: Book 5: L. J. Smith: 9781444900637: Amazon.com: Books

“Vampire Blues” (Neal Young) – The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires (Gady Hendrix)

The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires by Grady Hendrix: 9781683691433 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

“We Suck Young Blood” (Radiohead) – Twilight (Stephanie Meyer)

Amazon.com: Twilight (The Twilight Saga, Book 1) (9780316015844): Meyer, Stephenie: Books

“Bitting Down” (Lorde)- Dead Until Dark (Charlaine Harris)

Amazon.com: Dead Until Dark (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood, Book 1) (9780441008537): Harris, Charlaine: Books

“Damm These Vampires” (The Mountian Goats)-Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter (Seth Grahame-Smith)


Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter: Grahame-Smith, Seth: 9780446563086: Amazon.com: Books

“The Last Vampire” (Hollywood Vampires) – Vampire Academy (Richelle Mead)

Vampire Academy: Richelle Mead: 9781595141743: Amazon.com: Books

“Holding On and Letting Good” (Ross Cooperman)- I Am Legend (Richard Masterson)

I Am Legend: Matheson, Richard: 9781250242754: Amazon.com: Books

“Bloodletting (The Vampire Song)” Concrete Blond- Dracula (Bram Stoker)

Dracula Book Cover Art" Art Board Print by booksnbobs | Redbubble

“Never Say Never”(The Fray)- Midnight Sun (Stephenie Meyer)

Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble®

“Echo” (Jason Walker)- Salem’s Lot (Stephen King)

Amazon.com: Salem's Lot ( Salem's Lot: The Movie ) [ NON-USA FORMAT, PAL, Reg.2 Import - United Kingdom ]: James Mason, Lew Ayres, David Soul, Lance Kerwin, Bonnie Bedelia, Julie Cobb, Elisha

“Immortal Love”(Kiss the Sun Goodbye)- Dark Lover (J.R. Ward)

Dark Lover: The First Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood: Ward, J.R.: 9780451468109: Amazon.com: Books

“The Vampire Club”(Aurelio Voltaire)- The Originals (Julie PLec)

The Originals: The Rise: Plec, Julie: 9780373788897: Amazon.com: Books

“A Drop in The Ocean”(Ron Pope)- Fevre Dream (George R.R. Martin)

Amazon.com: Fevre Dream: A Novel (8601400273982): Martin, George R. R.: Books

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Voldemort is Weak

Music Monday: Villains

So you thought this would be a Disney Villain playlist (HA! HA! HA!). It’s just a normal Music Monday where we took songs and paired them with iconic literary villains. Let’s face it: being evil is more fun.


My Name! – Bill Sikes (Oliver)


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Johanna – Judge Turpin


Judge Turpin - Wikipedia

Heart Shape Box- Faust 


The Republicans and Donald Trump: A Faustian Bargain (Annotated ...

Papa was Rolling Stone – Commander Fred Waterford (The Handmaids Tale)


The Handmaid's Tale' Costumes: How Each One Came Together

Helter Skelter – Hannibal Lecter


Hannibal Lecter - Wikipedia

Paint it Black- Lord Voldemort/Tom Riddle (Harry Potter)


Lord Voldemort - Wikipedia

Hotel California- Nurse Ratched (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest)


Nurse Ratched - Wikipedia

The Devil Went Down to Georgia- Scarlett O’Hara (Gone with the Wind)


Scarlett O'Hara - Wikipedia

The Hanging Tree- Bob Ewell (To Kill A Mockingbird)


Bob Ewell | Villains Wiki | Fandom

Bad Moon Rising- Colonel Cathcart (Catch-22)


Cathcart | Catch-22 Wiki | Fandom

Mrs. Robinson – Mrs. Robinson (The Graduate)


Casting Mrs. Robinson Took a While | 20 Things You May Not Know ...

Everyone Wants to Rule the World- President Snow (The Hunger Games)

Hunger Games Prequel Reveals President Snow Is Related To Another ...

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Go Watch Season 2 of ‘The Umbrella Academy’

So as to avoid spoilers, all I have to say is this,




We will talk story, characters, plot and theories another time but right now, my brain is fried in the best way possible; the best way conceivably possible!

It was an experience of epic proportions! So do yourselves a favor, open up Netflix,


And if you don’t have Netflix, ask your bestie for the password so that you can WATCH IT together.

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