Halloween Bingo - Card & Books - Planned Reads & Tracking Post


Many thanks to Moonlight Murder for my lovely card for this year's Halloween Bingo.

As with previous years, I will update this post as we go along - with Harriet & Peter covering squares I have read, and The Gang popping up on squares that have been called.

I am also listing the books I plan to read / have read for each square - with () being planned reads, Italics being books in progress, and bold being books I have read:


Row # 1:


Southern Gothic: Sanctuary - William Faulkner

Cozy Mystery: 

Dark Academia: (Gaudy Night? Again. OR The Secret History? Or Miss Pym Disposes by Josephine Tey OR The Incredible Crime by Lois Austen-Leigh)

Diverse Voices: (Beloved - Toni Morrison)

Full Moon:  The Sittaford Mystery - Agatha Christie 


Row # 2:


Genre: Horror: Dracul - J.D. Barker & Dacre Stoker

Amateur Sleuth: The Mystery of the Skeleton Key - Bernard Capes

Halloween: Sincerity and Other Scary Tales - David Blixt

Darkest London: Two for Sorrow - Nicola Upson

Black Cat:  Katzengeschichten - Patricia Highsmith


Row # 3:


Cryptozoologist Dystopian Hellscape (Transfiguration Card #1):  The Kraken Wakes - John Wyndham 

Locked Room Mystery: (The Tokyo Zodiac Murders???)

Free Space:  Rule Britannia - Daphne Du Maurier 

Gothic: The Monk - Matthew Lewis

Film at 11: (Bell, Book and Candle? or Trilby?)


Row # 4:


Ghost Stories: The Little Stranger - Sarah Waters

International Woman of Mystery: (Highsmith!!!!!!!)

Relics and Curiosities: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - J.K. Rowling

13: (Farjeon? OR Busman's Honeymoon, which is Wimsey #13!)

Truly Terrifying: The Remedy - Thomas Goetz


Row # 5:

Spellbound: Circe - Madeline Miller

Sleepy Hollow: Blood Rubies - Michael McDowell

Creepy Carnivals: Watson's Choice - Gladys Mitchell

Fear The Drowning Deep: (The Fisherman)

Monsters: Frankenstein - Mary Shelley



Unallocated but in progress:  n/a


Transfiguration Cards available: 2 of 3