There is nothing better than a great Gothic read – crumbling old castles, mysterious legends, shadowy characters, supernatural beings and unexplainable events, make for some of the most haunting and captivating reading imaginable.
A Maniacal Frenzy – Read 10 novels with Gothic elements.
Mad, Bad, and Dangerous to Know – Read 20 novels with Gothic elements.
– Anyone can join and you don’t need a blog to participate. (Non-Bloggers: Sign up in the comments section of this post.) –
– Audio, Re-reads, eBooks, YA, Young Reader – basically, anything goes as long as it has element(s) of the Gothic. I’m not going to police you. If you think it is a Gothic read, that’s enough for me. Crossovers from other reading challenges are fine as well. –
– List your books in advance on your blog, or choose your books as you go along. –
– The Gothic Reading Challenge runs January 1 through December 31, 2011. –
– When you sign up under Mr. Linky, put the direct link to your post where your Gothic books will be listed. Include the URL to this post so that other viewers can find this fun challenge. If you’d prefer to put your list in the sidebar of your blog, please leave your viewers the link to the sign up page. –