Halloween

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7 Easy Last-Minute Bookish Halloween Costumes

by Casey Nugent

Confession time: I’m bad at Halloween. I never plan ahead and it always sneaks up on me. I’m the girl who wears jeans and a t-shirt to the Halloween party and then tries to make up a costume around it — oh, yeah, I’m totally Jessica Jones, haven’t you watched it yet? If you’re like […]

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The Spooky Sweepstakes

by The Riveted Team

Halloween is coming! We’ve been celebrating with spooky full reads and tons of scary/creepy/Halloween-y content (and more are on the way). But is it really a celebration without a sweepstakes? We’re giving you the chance to win a copy of all of our featured Halloween titles, including Thirst, The Hotel for the Lost, Rot & Ruin, Hush, Hush, […]

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The Creepiest Literary Places You Can Actually Visit

by Keri Horan

There are few things I enjoy more than a good ghost tour. I love the combination of historical fact and creep-factor. But it’s not always easy to find a good ghost tour (and the bad ones…are REALLY bad), which is why I’ve started exploring some of the creepiest literary places from of my favorite stories […]

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11 Books to Throw in the Freezer

by Janine Perez

Some books are so scary, simply closing them is not enough. These books have situations so terrifying, possessions so violent, and deaths so gruesome that you can’t just walk away from them. They won’t let you. They don’t just haunt your dreams; they come to cast a shadow over your thoughts as you’re wide awake […]

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Why You Should NEVER Open Up a Book In a Horror Movie

by Isa Caban

If you love watching horror movies (like I do), then you are well aware of this known fact. For those of you out there who are unfamiliar with “the rules,” here’s a quick rundown of just a few important ones to keep in mind: Don’t have sex Don’t do drugs or partake in any underage […]

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Spooky Reads for Halloween Weekend!

by The Riveted Team

Happy Halloween Weekend! If you’ve got any down time this weekend and find yourself looking for an appropriately frightening read to pick up, we’ve got you covered! In addition to this week’s featured reads and our Riveted Readathon titles, we’ve just opened up TWO MORE great books for your reading pleasure, check ’em out below! […]

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Our Favorite Halloween Costumes

by Janine Perez

We asked the Riveted Editorial Board to share their favorite Halloween costumes with us and we were NOT disappointed! See below for what they were, and feel free to share your favorite Halloween costumes with us too!   Janine Perez as Big Bird   Nicholas Elliot (and friends) as The I’m Bored Potato   Catherine […]

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Are You Afraid of the — What?!

by Aubrey Churchward

It’s that wonderful time of year where we celebrate Halloween and think about all of the things that give us the creeps–witches, ghosts, demons, and more. As I began thinking upon the things that scare us, I thought about all of the weird, irrational fears I had as a child. So I’ve gathered a list […]

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