All Hallows Read – Scary Book Giveaway!

In honor of the brand new annual Halloween tradition known as All Hallows Read, Underwords is giving away some scary books to help spread the word about All Hallows Read! (It’s a mashup celebration of reading and Halloween that encourages giving books to people.)

Listed below are the covers of five books that we will be giving away as our Trick or Treat presents this year. Scroll down to find the instructions on how to enter the contest.

You can learn more about All Hallow’s Read from author Neil Gaiman in the video below.

 ~ Enter the Scary Book Giveaway! ~

All you have to do for your chance to win one of the five scary stories listed above is to post a note in the comments below by midnight on October 20th. One entry per person.

**You can get a double entry by posting the link for this contest on your blog, Facebook page, in Twitter, or somewhere else. After you post the URL, let me know in the comments below that you “boosted the signal” and your one entry counts as two entries – doubling your chances to win.**

The contest is open to anyone with a U.S. or Canadian mailing address. The winner will be chosen at random and contacted via email for mailing instructions. If you are under 14, please get your parent’s permission to enter this contest AND mention it in your entry.

About Erin Underwood

BIO: Erin Underwood is the senior event content producer for MIT Technology Review’s emerging technology events. On the side, she reads, writes, and edits SF.
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55 Responses to All Hallows Read – Scary Book Giveaway!

  1. And how could I not be drawn to this? The only books I read are scary books! Of course I’ll go “boost the signal.” Keep it coming, Erin!

  2. Jacob says:

    Sweeeeet. Signal boosted via Twitter. Fun idea, Erin.

  3. SharonS says:

    what a great selection! I boosted the signal on FB 🙂 thanks

  4. Sad to say, but I’d pretty much do any Neil Gaiman tells me to. Ngh, he’s so awesome!!!

    And totally “boosted the signal” via tumblr:

    Thanks for the giveaway op!


  5. NICE!! I organize a large horror event.. this is right up my alley!

    and signal boosted via twitter!

  6. jude says:

    Great idea and wonderful giveaway. Boosted on FB.

  7. Cheryl says:

    I love this, and credit Jason for making me aware! Thanks Jason! Boosted on FB

  8. First, it encourages reading, then makes it better by having Neil Gaiman hawk it. And to top it off, I have a chance to get free books? Heck Yes.

  9. Jennifer Pate says:

    Love scary books….“boosted the signal”

  10. David Price says:

    Ah, what the heck. The only book I own there is Hill House, so it’s worth a shot. Boosted the signal on facebook and twitter. 🙂

  11. Leigh Perdue says:

    I love the idea of spreading reading in any way. I boosted the signal, and shared on facebook. now I’m going to go tell all 840 fb friends all about this. Thank you for helping spread books and reading. I am a literacy volunteer and I think you rock!

  12. Jed says:

    I love this idea. I’m getting my godson a book book on cute monsters. Signaled boosted on Twitter. Now to go buy zombie teeth for me!

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  14. Kairam Ahmed Hamdan says:

    I love free horror books!

  15. Sally Rios Campbell says:

    Books are the best treat of all. Shared on FB.

  16. Corey says:

    World War Z is awesome

  17. I would love to win one these awesome books thanks for the giveaway 😀

  18. PamM says:

    Thanks for a great giveaway and I boosted the signal. Here is the link.

  19. BOOSTED!!! AND!/booksandbabies1

    Ps, I love Neil Gaiman. American Gods was genius.

  20. Chris Bails says:

    Would love to win any one of these books. They all look great and scary. The Possession and the Haunted Hill book look great. Thanks for the giveaway and the chance to win. Best scary book ever is Christine or Pet Cemetary.

  21. yey free books!!! I would love to win.. posting a link to my FB (although only friends can see my wall)

  22. jenn says:

    Thanks for running such a nice giveaway! I’ve “boosted the signal” via Twitter (!/j3nnt)

  23. Jill Greene says:

    The only one I haven’t read is Possessions! Would be great to win that one, because my daughter and I are fans! 😀 and I boosted the signal on my Facebook.

  24. neigebonbon says:

    Boosted the signal n_u

  25. knoxwick says:

    Awesome! Signal boosted via Facebook!
    I hope we’re in for a scare!

  26. Emily says:

    Scary books? Do want!

  27. Emily says:

    Oooooh, spooky books! And one of them is The Haunting of Hill House? Excuse me, I need to go rewatch the 1960s film adaptation now…

  28. so cool thanks for the giveaway

  29. Jody-Ann Dearham says:

    Sounds like a scream!

  30. Woohoo! Boosted on Facebook! 😀

  31. Marcie says:

    Would be so fun…thanks for the chance!! Good luck everyone!!

  32. Dawn Doyle says:

    Thank you so much for the giveaway! Awesome choices 🙂
    I boosted the signal at twitter here:!/dawnmomoffour/status/126355647414534144
    -Dawn aka dawnmomoffour

  33. Cindy Wong says:

    Neat! Awesome choice in books 🙂 I’ve boosted the signal!

  34. Luetta says:

    Nice!!! Always in for a good read!! Boosted the signal on fb for sure!!

  35. Janie Klaus says:

    Great idea. Who doesn’t love horror books? Heck who doesn’t love books period!!! 🙂

  36. Laura says:

    Please enter me!

  37. Love this! I boosted the signal on my Facebook book page, The Bookshelf!

  38. pflanders says:

    Hmm, what scary book do I want to give away. Boosted via facebook, to a group of labrarian friends, hahahahahaha.

  39. kayla merritt says:

    I would love to win these!

  40. Susan Light says:

    I have been dying to read The Graveyard Book by Gaiman.

  41. Please enter me …I love scary books..and I posted on my face book page!!

  42. Susie Branum says:

    Awesome and Signal boosted!! thanks

  43. Jess says:

    It’s gnocchi payback time. I demand satisfaction. 😉

  44. Cynthia says:

    Great giveaway!!

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