This week's reads

Each week we pick top read books from our library collection to recommend to you.

For a list of previous recommended reads search #hivespotlight and #hivewhywelove hashtags.

October reading list to get you in the mood for the spooktacular season ahead.

The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty

One of the most famous horror stories ever written, 'The Exorcist' is the terrifying story of an 11-year-old girl possessed by an overwhelming demonic force.





The Woman in Black by Susan Hill

When Arthur Kipps attends the funeral of Alice Drablow he is unaware of the tragic secrets which lie hidden behind her house. It is not until he glimpses a woman dressed all in black at the funeral that a creeping sense of unease begins to take hold.




The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters

In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house, once grand and handsome, is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister than a dying way of life?







Pongwiffy: a witch of dirty habits by Kaye Umansky

Pongwiffy, a witch of dirty habits, has just moved into a new cave - and she has a problem: her neighbours are some extremely noisy Goblins. Before long Pongwiffy has had enough and asks her best friend, Witch Sharkadder, to help her find somewhere else to live. That's when the problems really start.