In the run up to Halloween we’ll be bringing you recommendations for some of our favourite scary books! Let us know if you have any spooky requests…

“Do you believe in ghosts?” asked Mr. Mulliner abruptly.
I weighed the question thought-fully. I was a little surprised, for nothing in our previous conversation had suggested the topic.
“Well,” I replied, “I don’t like them, if that’s what you mean. I was once butted by one as a child.”
“Ghosts. Not goats.”
“Oh, ghosts? Do I believe in ghosts?”

P.G. Wodehouse, Honeysuckle Cottage