From Fairies and Folktales to Vampires and Zombies – a Halloween Reading List

Monday 28 October 2019

Drawing of wizards ghosts and monsters illustrating Andrew Lang's poem

A treat from Andrew Lang’s manuscript of “Ballade of a choice of ghosts” illustrated by Harry Furniss. Read the ballad in full.

You have your pumpkin carved, your apples ready, you’ve festooned surfaces with fake spider webs, and you have your horrific costume sorted, but have you sorted out your spooky reading, and your fright night viewing? If you’re in need of inspiration on all things magical, mysterious, and undead, drop into the Main Library to see our display of books and DVDs, and cast your eyes over the Halloween Reading List for even more.

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