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Recap #66: Still More Tales To Give You Goosebumps by R. L. Stine

Title: Still More Tales To Give You Goosebumps Summary: Will Charlie’s recipe for pumpkin juice cause him some hair-raising terror? Are Dave’s awesome ants biting off more than they can chew? Can Max’s Halloween wish turn him into an endangered species? Notes: This is the 4th of the six short story collections from the original […]

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Jude’s Graveyard School Reunion

It’s easy to assume that due to the popularity of the Goosebumps franchise in the 1990s, it instigated a flood of similarly themed YA books about kids facing supernatural and not-so-supernatural horrors in their daily lives. Hell, even the Babysitter Club books did a horror-themed spin-off. Here are as many titles as I can think […]

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Announcement: New Guest Recapper Donna

I bring you another guest recapper. Donna will be tackling L.J. Smith and similar books once a month. You can find more about her and her writing on her website: http://www.imaginewrite.net/. I’m thrilled with all the guest recappers, and I can’t wait to share their work with you. Y’all are going to love this.

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Recap #65: The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine

Title: The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine  Summary: He wants a ride. She wants a thrill. So, in spite of her best friend’s arguments, Christina stops to pick up the handsome hitchhiker. He’s everything she thought he’d be. And more. Much, much, more. Enough to thrill Christina and Terri… to death. Tagline: Don’t stop now […]

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Annoucement: New Movie Recap Guest Column

Another big announcement about guest recappers. Once a quarter, starting on June 13, we’ll have a new regular column recapping horror movies: Let’s Do It! A Virgin Does Horror. Guest recapper Virgin will take on horror movie series, and look at all the ways she would be a Final Girl. (In other guest recapper news, […]

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Nightmare Hall

The Nightmare Hall Series by Diane Hoh

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Announcement: Guest Recappers

As you may have noticed, there are some changes going on behind the scenes at The Devil’s Elbow. There are still a few more in the works, but I can announce three things now: 1) Dove is taking a break from recapping and podcasting at The Devil’s Elbow. You can still find her creating recaps […]

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Fear Street

Fear Street by R. L. Stine

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Goosebumps by R. L. Stine Bonus: Goosebumps – The Surprise on the 13th Floor Bonus: Haunted Library Bonus: Goosebumps Live – Screams in the Night

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