Is it just me, or has this image gone positively viral in your Google Readers:
Or maybe it's this one:
Not surprisingly, there are going to be a lot of R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril this year, thanks to Carl at Stainless Steel Droppings, and I will attempt to number myself among them.
I'm going for Peril the First, with a goal to read four books with the intended elements of mystery, suspense, horror and such. Here are some options I'm looking at:
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruis Zafon
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie
The Skull Mantra by Eliot Pattison
The Monk by Matthew Lewis
The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice
Drood by Dan Simmons
The Vanishing of Katherine Linden by Helen Grant
Have fun everyone! I can't wait until the weather gets into the spirit this challenge. In Southern California, that usually happens a few days before it's over.