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First Impression Review: After the Green Withered by Kristin Ward (Blog Tour)

Summary: "They tell me the country looked different back then. They talk of open borders and flowing rivers. They say the world was green. But drought swept across the globe and the United States of the past disappeared under a burning sky. Enora Byrnes lives in the aftermath, a barren world where water has become… Continue reading First Impression Review: After the Green Withered by Kristin Ward (Blog Tour)

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Goosebumps: Night of the Living Dummy by RL Stine

Slappy the Dummy, probably one of the most famous characters to ever come out of the Goosebumps series. If you were a Goosebumps fan in the 90s you probably owned something with his face on it, and since then he has spawned several sequel books to Night of the Living Dummy. I decided to take… Continue reading Goosebumps: Night of the Living Dummy by RL Stine

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The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury (Review)

Summary: "Adventure, mystery and history are all wrapped into this eerie Halloween story about eight costumed boys who are whisked away on a kite through time and space to search for the meaning of Halloween." Review: Something you should know about me, I am slightly in love with Ray Bradbury. Him and HG Wells are… Continue reading The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury (Review)

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Ghoulia by Barbara Cantini (Arc Review)

Summary: Summary from GoodReads.com: "Ghoulia lives in Crumbling Manor with her Auntie Departed and spends most of her time playing with Tragedy, her beloved albino greyhound. But things aren’t as easy as they seem for this little zombie girl—all she wants is a real friend. She tries to venture past the manor’s walls, but she… Continue reading Ghoulia by Barbara Cantini (Arc Review)

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Sheets by Brenna Thummler (Arc Review)

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. A practical thirteen year old in charge of the family laundry business, her daily routine features unforgiving customers, unbearable P.E. classes, and the fastidious Mr. Saubertuck who is committed to destroying everything she’s worked for. Wendell is a ghost. A boy who lost his life… Continue reading Sheets by Brenna Thummler (Arc Review)

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Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "Mila Flores and her best friend Riley have always been inseparable. There's not much excitement in their small town of Cross Creek, so Mila and Riley make their own fun, devoting most of their time to Riley's favorite activity: amateur witchcraft. So when Riley and two Fairmont Academy mean girls die… Continue reading Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson

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REVIEW: Room by Emma Donoghue

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it's where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be… Continue reading REVIEW: Room by Emma Donoghue

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REVIEW: Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse by Chris Riddell

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "Meet Ada Goth. She lives in Ghastly-Gorm Hall with her father, Lord Goth, lots of servants and at least half a dozen ghosts, but she hasn't got any friends to explore her enormous, creepy house with. Then, one night, everything changes when Ada meets a ghostly mouse called Ishmael. Together they… Continue reading REVIEW: Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse by Chris Riddell

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REVIEW: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Summary: From GoodReads.com: "Days before his release from prison, Shadow's wife, Laura, dies in a mysterious car crash. Numbly, he makes his way back home. On the plane, he encounters the enigmatic Mr Wednesday, who claims to be a refugee from a distant war, a former god and the king of America. Together they embark… Continue reading REVIEW: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

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REVIEW: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Summary: Synopsis from GoodReads.com: "After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own. Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn't live… Continue reading REVIEW: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman