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cover of The Cemetery by D. E. Athkins, has four fingers coming out of dirt with long, sharp silver nails

Recap 96: The Cemetery by D. E. Athkins by on 15 October 2017

Title: The Cemetery by D. E. Athkins Summary: At a Hallowe’en party with very exclusive guests, the disguised play a game of hide and seek in an ancient cemetery as midnight approaches. When someone is killed, all the partygoers can do is suspect each other – unless there is an unknown player. Tagline: Don’t look OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #94: The Howling (1981) by on 5 October 2017

Title: The Howling Summary: After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a television newswoman is sent to a remote mountain resort whose residents may not be what they seem. Tagline: Imagine your worst fear a reality. [Wing: Worst fear. Right.] [Bat: Being a werewolf isn’t my worst fear…] Initial Thoughts This 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 The Reading Buddy by Bryce Gibson, has a figure in a black coat with its hood up carrying an ax, with the title and author information printed over it

Recap #77: The Reading Buddy by Bryce Gibson by on 3 August 2017

Title: The Reading Buddy by Bryce Gibson Summary: A SET OF keys jangled in my hand. The keys were my lifeline. One of them would be what saved the day. I held onto them as tightly as I could. I was being followed. The man running behind me was my stepdad, Morris Heyward. He was holding OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Devil’s Elbow Podcast #7: The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine by on 1 August 2017

Wing recaps The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine, and spoilers: she doesn’t hate it. Come listen for rollicking adventures, car theft, and murder. Links mentioned in the podcast: Written Recaps: pointhorror.com Episode Media: The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine Facebook: Devil’s Elbow Tumblr: Devil’s Elbow Patreon: Devil’s Elbow

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cover of Silent Stalker by R T Cusick, shows a white girl on a floor in what looks like a cave, cowering away from a bunch of rats

Recap #73: Silent Stalker by R. T. Cusick by on 15 July 2017

Title: Silent Stalker by R. T. Cusick Summary: Trapped in a madman’s castle, a young girl must fight to save her sanity Thunder bellows as Jenny and her father pull up to the gate of Worthington Hall. As they inch onto the grounds of the ancient estate, a disheveled young woman thrusts her head through OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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book cover for Up the Airy Mountain by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald, is a snowy woods scene with the title in white lettering on the blue sky and the authors' names in black lettering on the snow

Recap #69: Up the Airy Mountain by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald by on 15 June 2017

Title: Up the Airy Mountain by Debra Doyle & James Macdonald (Bad Blood series) (podcast) Summary: Valerie Sherwood is a werewolf. That doesn’t make her high school social life any easier. Good thing her boyfriend’s cool with it. But tonight she’s followed her nose into more trouble than she knows, and the question stops being OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #65: The Hitchhiker by R. L. Stine by on 15 May 2017

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 OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Identity Theft by Anna Davies

Recap #64: Identity Theft by Anna Davies by on 24 April 2017

Title: Identity Theft by Anna Davies Summary: Hayley is going to have the best year ever. After years of careful planning, she’s ready to serve as student council president AND editor-in-chief of the newspaper. Ivy League, here she comes! However, just before student council elections, someone creates a fake facebook profile for Hayley and starts posting OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Twins by Caroline B. Cooney

Recap #62: Twins by Caroline B. Cooney by on 27 March 2017

Title: Twins by Caroline B. Cooney Summary: Twice the evil. Twins Mary Lee and Madrigal are living double lives – with some shocking secrets Mary Lee and Madrigal are twin sisters, beautiful and deeply attached to each other. Then in high school, Mary Lee and Madrigal’s parents decide to send Mary Lee away to boarding OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Bad Blood #3: Judgment Night by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald

Recap #60: Bad Blood #3: Judgment Night by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald by on 27 February 2017

Title: Judgment Night by Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald Summary: “I HAD A BAD DREAM…” Valerie Sherwood knew all about nightmares. Three years ago she was turned into a werewolf, and ever since that strange moonlit night, she understood the power of the darkness. The only thing to fear was fear itself. And tonight, OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Bad Blood #2: Hunters' Moon by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald

Recap #57: Bad Blood #2: Hunters’ Moon by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald by on 30 January 2017

Title: Hunters’ Moon (Bad Blood #2) by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald Summary: Bitten by a werewolf, Valerie had no choice but to accept the bloodthirsty call of the full moon. Even though she vowed never to kill humans, children were being murdered in the night–drained of blood. On their necks was the mark of OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Bad Blood #1: Bad Blood by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald

Recap #55: Bad Blood #1: Bad Blood by Debra Doyle and James Macdonald by on 2 January 2017

Title: Bad Blood (Bad Blood #1) by Debra Doyle & James Macdonald Summary: It started with a group of teenagers telling scary stories around a campfire. No one believed Jay’s wild tale of moonlight and werewolves. They thought he was kidding when he said, “By morning, you’ll all be dead.” But Valerie saw the strange OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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The Boyfriend by R. L. Stine

Recap #54: The Boyfriend by R.L. Stine by on 19 December 2016

Title: The Boyfriend by R.L. Stine Summary: You lie, you die Dex is madly in love with Joanna. He would do anything for her… but she doesn’t care. To her, boys are there to be used and thrown away. After Joanna breaks up with Dex, he does something no other guy has done to her OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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The Bride by D. E. Athkins

Recap #53: The Bride by D. E. Athkins by on 12 December 2016

Welcome to completed recap #50! We have a fun celebration planned for later, but I wanted to note it here, too. I can’t believe we made it to 50 recaps. We would not be having nearly as much fun with this project without you guys, our lovely readers, and we appreciate each and every one OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Followers by Anna Davies

Recap #51: Followers by Anna Davies by on 28 November 2016

Title: Followers by Anna Davies Summary: To tweet or not to tweet . . . what a deadly question. When Briana loses out on a starring role in the school’s production of Hamlet, she reluctantly agrees to be the drama department’s “social media director” and starts tweeting half-hearted updates. She barely has any followers, so OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Whisper of Death by Christopher Pike

Recap #49: Whisper of Death by Christopher Pike by on 14 November 2016

Title: Whisper of Death by Christopher Pike Summary: Returning home one day, Roxanne and Pepper find their small town – and surrounding towns – empty. Finally they find three other teens and realize that all five are each connected through the death of Betty Sue, the plain, shy girl who committed suicide only three months OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Halloween Night I by R. L. Stine

Recap #47: Halloween Night by R. L. Stine by on 31 October 2016

Title: Halloween Night by R. L. Stine Summary: Brenda hates her cousin, Halley, and she’s not the only one. Halley shouldn’t go around stealing other people boyfriends, it could get her into trouble. Big trouble… Brenda is determined to have her revenge – the perfect finale to her Halloween party She’s going to stop Halley’s OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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The Claw by Carmen Adams

Recap #46: The Claw by Carmen Adams by on 24 October 2016

Title: The Claw by Carmen Adams Summary: The mark of death… Kelly is excited about her summer job at the local zoo – even after the threatening phone calls warning her away. Nothing can dampen Kelly’s resolve to work with animals. But wild animals can be very dangerous and someone has left the door to OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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13 More Tales of Horror

Recap #44: 13 More Tales of Horror Part Three by on 10 October 2016

Title: 13 More Tales of Horror by Various Summary: A terrifying journey into horror – thirteen tales guaranteed to fill you with fear. What are the mysterious creatures stalking the woods at night, and who will be their next prey? A chilling game of cat and mouse! Who is the mysterious party guest in the OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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