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Graveyard School #28: The Spider Beside Her Cover by Mark Nagata

Recap #245: The Last Graveyard School Recap: #28 – The Spider Beside Her by Tom B. Stone by on 1 November 2019

Jude recaps Graveyard School Recap: 28 – The Spider Beside Her by Tom B. Stone, and somehow, despite her terror, Wing enjoys it.

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One Day at HorrorLand Cover by Tim Jacobus

Recap #239: Goosebumps #16: One Day at HorrorLand by R.L. Stine by on 12 September 2019

Jude recaps Goosebumps 16: One Day at HorrorLand by R.L. Stine.

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Recap #226: Short And Shivery by Robert D. San Souci – Part 3 by on 27 June 2019

Title: Short & Shivery a.k.a. “The Wide World of Horror” Author/Editor/Reteller: Robert D. San Souci Illustrator: Katherine Coville Summary: Everyone loves a spooky story. Don’t you? Welcome to a chilling world of hair-raising tales! The thirty stories in this book were gathered from around the world, selected for their ghastly details and terrifying twists. Come OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #206: Scary Godmother: Holiday Spooktakular by Jill Thompson by on 12 January 2019

Jude recaps Scary Godmother: Holiday Spooktacular by Jill Thompson and is both adorable and a lot of fun to read.

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Recap #205: Give Yourself Goosebumps #3: Trapped in Bat Wing Hall by R.L. Stine by on 8 January 2019

Jude recaps Give Yourself Goosebumps 3: Trapped in Bat Wing Hall by R.L. Stine and it’s two stories for the price of one. Two delightful, kind of charming stories. Good job, Stine.

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cover of Nightmare Hall - The Experiment by Diane Hoh

Recap #124: Nightmare Hall #8: The Experiment by Diane Hoh (Nola Thacker) by on 2 January 2018

Title: Nightmare Hall #8: The Experiment Summary: Professor Maximillian DeLure. Award-winning poet, scientist, and professor at Salem University. Dark, sexy, attractive…dangerous. Caryl Amberly is excited to be one of the few students specially selected for his new seminar. Until she finds out what his previous students think of him. Everyone says he’s a real killer. 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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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 #92: More Tales To Give You Goosebumps by R. L. Stine by on 30 September 2017

Title: More Tales To Give You Goosebumps Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Tim Jacobus Summary: “Reader Beware – You’re In For Ten Summertime Scares!” Is Matt’s summer camp being taken over by an evil patch of poison ivy? Will Eric escape from his tank, now that he’s been turned into a fish? Can Tara help OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #90: The Forbidden Game #1: The Hunter by LJ Smith by on 23 September 2017

The Author: LJ Smith was never part of my reading repertoire when I was younger. In fact I never even read The Vampire Diaries until earlier this year and it was only the very first book (the original, not the re-releases). That kind of drama never interested me and still doesn’t. I’ve always known who 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 #83: Even More Tales To Give You Goosebumps by R. L. Stine by on 31 August 2017

Title: Even More Tales To Give You Goosebumps Author: R.L. Stine Cover Artist: Tim Jacobus Tagline: N/A Summary:  Reader Beware– You’re In For Ten More Scares! Can Jeff convince his parents there’s a live mummy in the basement? Will Adam escape from a monstrous flying gargoyle? Is Brian’s boarding school turning kids into robots? Find OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Recap #66: Still More Tales To Give You Goosebumps by R. L. Stine by on 31 May 2017

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 OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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The Accident by Diane Hoh

Recap #50: The Accident by Diane Hoh by on 21 November 2016

Dove recaps the Point Horror staple, The Accident by Diane Hoh, where a nice girl swaps places with a ghost and, shocker, that turns out to be a Very. Bad. Idea.

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13 More Tales of Horror

Recap #44: 13 More Tales of Horror Part Two by on 3 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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Haunting Christmas Tales by Various

Recap #27: Haunting Christmas Tales – Part One by on 21 December 2015

Dove recaps the first half of Haunting Christmas Tales by various authors. Don’t be misled by the summary, there is no framing story. Neither should the 13 series in Point Horror give you unrealistic expectations about the quality of these stories. They’re pretty average.

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The Baby-Sitter II by R. L. Stine

Recap #24: The Baby-Sitter II by R.L. Stine by on 23 November 2015

Title: The Baby-sitter II by R.L. Stine Summary: Jenny’s last baby-sitting job nearly killed her – literally. But she’s getting over it and she’s even taken a new baby-sitting job. Then the phone calls start again – and when she answers she hears a familiar voice. It’s a voice from the past, a voice from OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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Arcadia 4: The Attic by T. S. Rue

Recap #12: Arcadia 4: The Attic by T.S. Rue by on 25 August 2014

Title: The Attic by T.S. Rue (Part 4 of the Nightmare Inn/Arcadia series) Summary: Tessa and her three best friends are planning a weekend of total fun. They even get a special deal at the New Arcadia Inn. But taking it is their first mistake, for this is the Nightmare Inn. And checking out the OMG! What happens next??? Read on… »

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