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He's the killer! He's the killer! He's … my LOVAH!

The protagonist has spent 200 pages convinced he’s the bad guy, but now we’ve found the real killer, they’re going to start a relationship. Uh-huh.


GHOUL evening, boils and goopsOther Recaps: Recap #226: Short And Shivery by Robert D. San Souci – Part 3 (Jude Deluca on 27 Jun 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 […]
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GHOUL evening, boils and goopsOther Recaps: Recap #217: Short And Shivery by Robert D. San Souci – Part 2 (Jude Deluca on 16 Apr 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 […]
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Nightmare Hall recaps: Recap #112: Nightmare Hall #7: Pretty Please by Diane Hoh (Dade on 4 Dec 2017)
Title: Nightmare Hall #7: Pretty Please by Diane Hoh Summary: Johanna Dunn is strikingly beautiful, just like all her friends. Until the accident. Now her perfect face is scarred and bandaged. She’s embarrassed by the strange looks she gets on campus – even from her closest friends. A pretty face isn’t everything, is it? Somebody […]
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cover of Song of the Vampire by Carmen Adams, dramatic image of white dude vampire holding a fainting white womanOther Recaps: Recap #82: Song of the Vampire by Carmen Adams (Donna on 23 Aug 2017)
[Wing: OH NO THAT COVER. We’ve come a long way from the fun of The Band.] The Author I stand corrected with now knowing that Adams also wrote THE CLAW, a Point Horror addition that the lovely ladies at The Devil’s Elbow already recapped. I’d never heard of it, but should I stumble across it […]
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cover of The Roommate, with a girl standing in front of a window staring in horror at something offscreenNightmare Hall recaps: Recap #71: Nightmare Hall #2: The Roommate by Diane Hoh/Nola Thacker (Dade on 3 Jul 2017)
Title: Nightmare Hall #2: The Roommate Summary: Four roommates share a suite in the Quad. Danni is beautiful and perfect, from her long blonde hair to her expensive clothes. Margot is mysterious – brutally honest or slyly secretive, depending on her mood. Lacey is a wild woman, who loves to party, party, party. And Maureen […]
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Horrorscope by Nicholas AdamsNightmares Recaps: Recap #35: Horrorscope by Nicholas Adams (Wing on 25 Jul 2016)
Title: Horrorscope by Nicholas Adams Summary: Aries: Avoid confrontations. A bad day for relationships. Soon she would come. It was written in the stars. Finally Jenny Warren left the protective light of the streetlamp behind. She walked fast, her shoes tapping on the sidewalk. In the shadow of the night, the watcher smiled. His hands […]
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13 Tales of HorrorPoint Horror Recaps: Recap #25: 13 Tales of Horror Part Two (Wing on 14 Dec 2015)
Title: 13 Tales of Horror edited by T Pines Summary: Can you face your worst nightmare? These thirteen horror stories guarantee to chill you to the bone. Read about the mysterious Black Walker and discover his grim secret. Shiver in fevered anticipation as Mark enters the House of Horrors, perhaps for the last time… And uncover the truth of […]
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The Mall by Richie Tankersley CusickPoint Horror Recaps: Recap #20: The Mall by Richie Tankersley Cusick (Dove on 30 Mar 2015)
Dove recaps The Mall by Richie Tankersley Cusick, which is literally the best and worst thing Cusick has ever written. This causes Dove to explode with rage. Several times.
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The Witness by R. L. StinePoint Horror Recaps: Recap #19: The Witness by R.L. Stine (Wing on 2 Mar 2015)
Title: The Witness Summary: This summer’s going to be a real killer… Sand, surf sun… Roxie lives for the summer But this year things aren’t going the way she planned. Because when she broke into Lee Blume’s house just to win a stupid bet, she saw something she shouldn’t have seen. And now she the […]
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Teacher's Pet by Richie Tankersley CusickPoint Horror Recaps: Recap #17: Teacher’s Pet by Richie Tankersley Cusick (Dove on 9 Feb 2015)
Dove recaps the garbled mess that is Teacher’s Pet by Richie Tankersley Cusick. It may suck, but at least it has a cat in it.
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The Lifeguard by Richie Tankersley CusickPoint Horror Recaps: Recap #9: The Lifeguard by Richie Tankersley Cusick (Dove on 4 Aug 2014)
Dove recaps The Lifeguard by Richie Tankersley Cusick, a book so painfully obvious, it practically announces the killer on the first page. But, you know, red herrings, hot cheerful boys, intense quiet boys, and people who run away to privately owned islands. Your standard baffling Cusick fare.
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