Staff Picks & New This Month

Spooky Books for October

Get into the holiday spirit with these books that are sure to send a chill down your spine.

Haunted Reno by Janice Oberding
WitchCraft Cocktails: 70 Seasonal Drinks Infused with Magic and Ritual by Julia Halina Hadas
The Vampire Almanac: The Complete History by J. Gordon Melton
Skulls: Portraits of the Dead and the Stories They Tell by Paul Gambino
A Witch's Bestiary: Visions of Supernatural Creatures by Maja D'Aoust
What Moves the Dead by T. Kingfisher
Ancient Sorceries, Deluxe Edition by Algernon Blackwood
Frankenstein: The 1818 Text by Mary Shelley
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz with classic illustrations by Stephen Gammell
Night of the Mannequins by Stephen Graham Jones
The Book of the Raven: Corvids in Art and Legend by Angus Hyland and Caroline Roberts

New in October

What to look for on our shelves this month

Liberation Day: Stories by George Saunders
Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver

The Passenger by Cormac McCarthy
Elderflora: A Modern History of Ancient Trees by Jared Farmer
Zarifa: A Woman's Battle in a Man's World by Zarifa Ghafari
And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle by Jon Meacham
Sinister Graves by Marcie R. Rendon
The Hero of This Book by Elizabeth McCracken
Everything The Light Touches by Janice Pariat
The Night Ship by Jess Kidd
The Last Chairlift by John Irving
The Song of the Cell: An Exploration of Medicine and the New Human by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Wild: The Life of Peter Beard: Photographer, Adventurer, Lover by Graham Boynton
Nineteen Ways of Looking at Consciousness by Patrick House
Madly, Deeply: The Diaries of Alan Rickman by Alan Rickman
Wild New World: The Epic Story of Animals and People in America by Dan Flores
Dinosaurs by Lydia Millet
Half American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II at Home and Abroad by Matthew F. Delmont
Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng
Which Side Are You On by Ryan Lee Wong
Nights of Plague by Orhan Pamuk
The Whalebone Theatre by Joanna Quinn
Papyrus: The Invention of Books in the Ancient World by Irene Vallejo
Our America: A Photographic History by Ken Burns
The Singularities by John Banville
Bold Ventures: Thirteen Tales of Architectural Tragedy by Charlotte Van den Broeck