As October 31 nears, kids are sure to have picked out their costumes and are trick-or-treat ready. But there’s lots more to do to celebrate spooky season, like reading these funny, creepy tales. Turn on your torches and join us in our first charmingly spooky mystery in our spine tingling series filled with cliff-hanging, suspense and thrilling short stories that will leave you sitting on the edge of your seat.
These 13 tales of mystery, magic and suspense breathe new life into the old stories you thought you knew.
Welcome to the scariest place on earth, where there’s always room for one more scream! Step inside. But be careful, for not everything is what it seems…
If you live in or visit a building without a thirteenth floor, this story is an excellent way to explain why the number isn’t used in the elevator. Read on to find out why most buildings don’t have a 13th floor according to this tale of a Halloween party gone wrong.
Roald Dahl’s ‘The Landlady’, a mystery-horror short story, is purposely written to entice the readers to think about how people are not always as they seem. Prepare for a bizarre sense of dread from this spooky story!
➜ English version
➜ Afrikaans coming soon
If you’re looking for a creepy story where the more you know the scarier it gets, then this one is the one for you! This is a creepy story about a man who sees a news report one night about a killer on the loose in the area and hears a noise … Read only if you dare.