13 Days of Halloween Recommendations: Top Ten Halloween YA Books

1. The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36524503-the-bone-houses?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=BkBUWSRxld&rank=1

My Pitch To You: Curses, gravediggers and dead they don’t like to stay in the ground. Need I say more?

2. Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9378297-anna-dressed-in-blood?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=RuZ4NNlI2U&rank=1

My Pitch To You: This was my first encounter with YA horror and I loved it as it introduces ghost you’d rather not meet again.

3. Kingdom of the Wicked by Kerri Maniscalco

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52735921-kingdom-of-the-wicked?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=rdeWiNNKYj&rank=1

My Pitch To You: I am reading this wickedly dark book at the moment and you definitely want to add it to your TBR.

4. There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15797848-there-s-someone-inside-your-house?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=hyOnB80Ekn&rank=1

My Pitch To You: Don’t you know you can never outrun your past. No matter how far you get away!

5. House of Furies by Madeleine Roux

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29736099-house-of-furies?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=M9vXZ6VKfw&rank=1

My Pitch To You: A house that has particular rules for the staff that some may not agree with.

6. Horrid by Katrina Leno

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/50358142-horrid?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=jC6rxeOuYC&rank=1

My Pitch To You: Jane feels that so much of life doesn’t makes but will she ever discover why and what is hidden?

7. Crave by Tracy Wolff

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/45892228-crave?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=zZ1cjIB9lw&rank=1

My Pitch To You: This story is filled gods, monsters and vampires plus an academy all the things a great YA book needs.

8. Vampires Never Get Old Ed by Zoraida Cordova and Natalie C Parker

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52750517-vampires-never-get-old?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=7wxm2k5Xbj&rank=1

My Pitch To You: This collection of short stories has some of my favourite authors in it for example V.E. Schwab and Zoraida Córdova.

9. Harrow Lake by Kate Ellis

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/51058400-harrow-lake

My Pitch To You: This book follows the main character exploring a spooky town that has dark past linked to a horror film.

10. Clown in a Cornfield by Adam Cesare

Info: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/49046268-clown-in-a-cornfield?ac=1&from_search=true&qid=0gLhqFnRXt&rank=1

My Pitch To You: A town that can’t decide which direction it is going in either back in the past or the future. There is also a creepy clown involved.

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