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Recap #201: Fear Street #17: The Best Friend by R.L. Stine by on 18 December 2018

Title: Fear Street #17 – The Best Friend, a.k.a “Baby’s First Fear Street” Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Bill Schmidt Tagline: Sometimes friendship can be murder…. Summary: Best friends… to the end! Who is Honey Perkins? She’s been telling everyone in Shadyside that she’s Becka Norwood’s best friend. But Becka’s sure she’s never met Honey OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #183: Ghosts of Fear Street #30: I Was A Sixth Grade Zombie by Nina Kiriki Hoffman by on 25 September 2018

Title: Ghosts of Fear Street #30 – I Was A Sixth Grade Zombie, a.k.a. “Shady School Zone – Bad Future” Author: Nina Kiriki Hoffman Cover Artist: Happy Boy Pat (Published), Mark Garro (Scrapped) Tagline: Class Of The Living Dead? Summary: Zombies on Oak Street? Valerie and Mark know there’s something weird about the new after-school OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Escape of the He-Beast by Mark Garro

Recap #168: Ghosts of Fear Street #31: Escape of the He-Beast by Page McBrier by on 17 July 2018

Title: Ghosts of Fear Street #31 – Escape of the He-Beast, a.k.a. “Hecula the He-Beast #32 – Death by Dying” Author: Page McBrier Cover Artist: Happy Boy Pat (Published), Mark Garro (Original) Tagline: This Monster Is Real – Real Hungry! Summary: He’s hairy. He’s scary. He’s escaped. He is Hecula the He-Beast – the coolest OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Fear Street Super Chiller 6: The Dead Lifeguard by R. L. Stine

Recap #166: Fear Street Super Chiller #6: The Dead Lifeguard by R. L. Stine by on 23 June 2018

The Author: Like RL Stine needs any introduction. The incredibly prolific author of such series as Goosebumps and Fear Street, not to mention the Fear Street Reboot and some adult titles as well, Stine’s been around for a while and integral to the formation of horror love for many people my age. Sometimes ridiculous, sometimes OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Fear Street: High Tide

Recap #165: Fear Street Super Chiller #12: High Tide by R.L. Stine by on 22 June 2018

Title: Fear Street Super Chiller #12 – High Tide, a.k.a. “Wave Race: Blood Storm” Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Bill Schmidt Tagline: A lifeguard’s job can be murder… Summary: Blood on the water… Adam Malfitano still has nightmares about the night his girlfriend, Mitzi, died. He sees the blood. He sees her in the water. OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #157: Ghosts of Fear Street #23: Why I’m Not Afraid Of Ghosts by Nina Kiriki Hoffman by on 23 May 2018

Title: Ghosts of Fear Street #23 – “Why I’m Not Afraid Of Ghosts,” A.K.A. “Let’s Scare Oliver To Death!” Author: Nina Kiriki Hoffman Cover Artist: Broeck Steadman Tagline: Boo Who? Summary: The Ghosts With The Most! Robbie and Dora are the spookiest ghosts on Fear Street. At least, they think they are. Until Oliver Bowen OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Fear Street: Switched by R. L. Stine

Recap #149: Fear Street #31: Switched by R.L. Stine by on 24 April 2018

Title: Fear Street #31: Switched Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Bill Schmidt Tagline: A mind is a terrible thing to lose. Summary: She traded places with a killer… There’s a little cabin in the Fear Street woods where a girl can really lose her mind. In fact, she can change it into someone else’s. That’s OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #133: Fear Street #45: Cat by R.L. Stine by on 20 February 2018

Title: Fear Street: Cat, a.k.a. “I Really, Really, REALLY Hate Barry Allen” Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Bill Schmidt Tagline: C-A-T- spells murder. Summary: The cat came back… [Wing: Damn it, I have been earwormed.] Marty never liked the cat – it always got in the way at basketball practice. But he never meant to kill OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #113: Ghosts of Fear Street #15: Fright Christmas by Stephen Roos, A.K.A. “I Can’t Believe It’s Not A Christmas Carol!” by on 7 December 2017

Title: Ghosts of Fear Street #15 – Fright Christmas Author: Stephen Roos Cover Artist: John Youssi Tagline: This Christmas Carol Will Scare The Dickens Out Of You! [Wing: Oooh, I’ll have to flag this one for Dove, if it really has some Christmas Carol aspect to it. Also, that pun is terrible, and I love it.] OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #107: Fear Street Sagas #17: The Raven Woman, A.K.A. “The Sum of Our Incomplete Fears” by on 17 November 2017

Title: Fear Street Sagas #17 – The Raven Woman Author: ??? Cover Artist: Karen Chandler Tagline: Who Will Be Her Prey? Summary: Will The Past Protect Her Or Defeat Her? Terror is sweeping the land and beautiful Meg Fier is swept up in the frenzy. Some blame the approaching American Revolution. Others say it is OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #106: Fear Street #14: The Knife by R. L. Stine by on 15 November 2017

Title: Fear Street #14: The Knife by R. L. Stine Summary: Welcome to Fear Street Don’t listen to the stories they tell you about Fear Street. Wouldn’t you rather explore it yourself…and see if its dark terrors and unexplained mysteries are true? You’re not afraid, are you? Quiet — hospital! Sshh. There are a lot OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #99: Fear Street: Halloween Party by R. L. Stine, A.K.A. “Niki Meyer Is Stunning And Brave” by on 25 October 2017

Title: Fear Street – Halloween Party Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Bill Schmidt Tagline: There is going to be an uninvited guest at this Halloween party on Fear Street… Summary: WELCOME TO FEAR STREET Don’t listen to the stories they tell you about Fear Street. Wouldn’t you rather explore it yourself… and see if its dark OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #85: Ghosts of Fear Street #26: Go To Your Tomb – Right Now, A.K.A. “Absolutely No Giants In This Book” by on 8 September 2017

Title: Go To Your Tomb – Right Now! Author: Carolyn Crimi [Wing: What even is this weirdness, someone not Stine writing Fear Street. The horror. THE HORROR.] Cover Artist: Mark Garro Tagline: “Talk About Being Grounded!” Summary: You Meet Some Weird People In The Fear Street Cemetery… Like Luana. She just appeared there when Jack was OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #81 Fear Hall: The Conclusion by R. L. Stine A.K.A. “And You Thought Student Loans Were Scary!” by on 17 August 2017

Title: Fear Hall: The Conclusion (obviously follows Fear Hall: The Beginning) Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Franco Accornero Tagline: “Welcome back to the most terrifying dorm on campus!” Summary: “A Special Message From R.L. Stine” Dear Readers: I hope you’ll join me for the conclusion of Fear Hall. I think it’s one of my scariest finishes OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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cover of Heart of the Hunter by R L Stine shows an Indian woman being stalked by a shadowy figure in the fog, with the head of a wolf in the clouds, under a full moon

Recap #80: Fear Street Saga #9: Heart of the Hunter by R. L. Stine by on 15 August 2017

Title: Fear Street Sagas #9: Heart of the Hunter by R. L. Stine Summary: A medicine woman tells Jamie Fier the love potion she gave him will cost him. Now Jamie finds himself transforming into a wolf—and if his true love sees him in this form, he will remain a wolf forever. Tagline: The full OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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cover of Fear Hall The Beginning by R. L. Stine shows a white girl behind a window looking out and appearing scared

Recap #74: Fear Hall Part 1 – A.K.A. “Fear Street: The College Years” by on 19 July 2017

Title: Fear Hall: The Beginning Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Franco Accornero Tagline: The first part of a shocking two-part special! Summary: “A Special Message From R.L. Stine” Dear Readers: Come with me to FEAR HALL. That’s the creepy college dorm built many years ago by the cursed Fear family. Hope and her roommates live OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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