Double Bingo!  – Top left through bottom right (diagonal) & Four Corners + Centre

Slight change of plans re the physical sheep and Hastings stickers… 


Many thanks to Moonlight Madness, Obsidian Black Plague, and Murder by Death for my lovely card for this year’s Halloween Bingo.

As with previous years, I will update this post as we go along – with Captain Hastings 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: 




Cryptozoologist: The Curse of Loch Ness – Peter Tremayne

Deadlands: Carpe Jugulum – Terry Pratchett

Country House Mystery:  Clouds of Witness – Dorothy L. Sayers

Classic Horror: Gothic Tales – Arthur Conan Doyle

Amateur Sleuth: The Expendable Man – Dorothy B. Hughes


Row # 2:



Genre: Horror: (The Last Man – Mary Shelley)

Murder Most Foul: 4:50 From Paddington – Agatha Christie

Terror in a Small Town:

Romantic Suspense: Wildfire at Midnight – Mary Stewart

Modern Noir:  Ways to Die in Glasgow – Jay Stringer


Row # 3:



A Grimm Tale: Six Gun Snow White – Catherynne Valente

13: 13 Guests – Jefferson Farjeon

Free Space:  Get Well Soon – Jennifer Wright 

Gothic: The Hunchback of Notre Dame – Victor Hugo (in progress)

Terrifying women: (Deep Water – Patricia Highsmith…unless it qualifies for the drowning square)


Row # 4:



Modern Masters of Horror: October – Michael Rowe

Ghost Stories: The Canterville Ghost – Oscar Wilde

Darkest London: 

Relics and Curiosities:  The Amulet – Michael McDowell

Genre: Suspense: 


Row # 5:


Supernatural: Wyrd Sisters – Terry Pratchett

Fear The Drowning Deep: Fatal Passage – Ken McGoogan (in progress)

Cozy Mystery: Five Red Herrings – Dorothy L. Sayers

Diverse Voices: The Red Power Murders – Thomas King

New Release:  Stealth – Hugh Fraser



Unallocated but in progress: n/a


Wildcards available: 2 (no author nominated as yet)



Squares Called:

09/01/18-“Classic Horror”


09/05/18-“Cozy Mystery”

09/07/18-“New Release”

09/09/18- “Southern Gothic”

09/11/18- “Terrifying Women” 

09/13/18- “A Grimm Tale”

09/15/18- “Modern Masters of Horror” 

09/17/18- “Creepy Carnivals”

09/19/18- “Relics and Curiousities”

09/21/18- “Diverse Voices”

09/23/18- “Murder Most Foul”

09/25/18-“Amateur Sleuth”

09/27/18-“Genre: Suspense”


10/01/18-“Ghost Stories”


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