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Goosebumps and spooky stories!

fiveThe Five Masks of Dr. Screem R. L. Stine.

Monica Anderson Thinks her biggest problem is taking her karate-chopping younger brother, Peter, trick-or-treating on Halloween. But she is wrong. After knocking on the door of an old, creepy house the kids are met y a strange woman pleading of their help. The evil Dr. Screem is after five horribly ugly ancient masks. These artifacts have the power to manipulate the world around them. Monica and Peter don´t want to help, but they must retrieve the masks defeat Screem. Unfortunately, nothing on Halloween is what it appears to be…

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Half-minute Horrors.

Dive into the shortest, scariest stories ever created, with more than seventy instant thrills from the likes of Lemony Snicket, James Patterson, Neil Gaiman, R. L. Stine and some of your favorite authors.

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Claws! By R. L. Stine.

Mickey is put in charge of his vacationing neighbors ‘cat, Bella. His best friend, Amanda, comes along to help out. All they have to do is make sure Bella has enough to at and doesn´t destroy the furniture. Seems simple enough. But Bella escapes from the house and is hit by a truck. Mickey feels awful. What is he going to do? Amanda has an idea to replace the cat with a look-alike from the local pet store, Cat Heaven. They find a cat that looks exactly like Bella, but the clerk won´t sell it to them, so they decide to steal it. Big mistake! These cats are more than they seem to be…

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That One Spooky Night by Dan Bar-el.

One strange and peculiar night… A flighty girl hopped on a broom, ready to trick-or-treat- But when she crossed paths with a most unusual woman… the trick was on her!

On the same night, two brave superheroes returned home tired but victorious – only to find their biggest foe waiting… in the bathtub!

Oh, yes, it was.. That One Spooky Night!

Check the book trailer:

 

April 30, 2013 at 11:21 am Leave a comment

Grave Secrets by Annette and Gina Cascone.

What´s the only thing scarier than the creepy old neighbor´s house? The creepy old neighbor…

Amanda grabbed the ball and took off, running fast enough to break Olympic records. She looked back only once. No one was behind her. Ahead of her was the fence. She could see the amazement on her friends´faces. Just a few more feet and Amanda was home free1

“Move!” Amanda yelled as she hit the fence hard. “Get out of the way!”

Jarrad, Kevin, and Laura stepped back to make room for Amanda to squeeze through. As she began to, they were already congratulating her, sure that it was over and that she was safe.

Amanda was pretty sure of it, too. But she was wrong. Because Amanda was only halfway through the fence when she felt icy, skeletal fingers clamp down on her wrist.
Watch the video of a pilot TV show of the series, at:  http://agcascone.com/movies

September 12, 2012 at 1:59 pm Leave a comment

Why I quit Zombie School by R. L. Stine.

Poor Matt Krinsky! Not only are his parents making him move away from all of his friends, but they´re enrolling him in a boarding school. It´s not a strict place, but that doesn´t mean things are normal. While Matt is used to being one of the better athletes in his class, these kids move t a dead-slow pace. It doesn´t take long for him to realize that he surrounded by zombies. And his classmates have begun to notice his heartbeat and warm skin. Can Matt convince them he is undead long enough to stay alive?

Visit R. L. Stine website or Goosebumps official site.

March 8, 2012 at 8:38 am Leave a comment

Scream Street 2: Blood of the Witch by Tommy Donbavand.

Luke, Resus, and Cleo are already on the trail of the second relic, a vial of witch´s blood. But obstacles abound – first the evil Sir Otto Sneer turns off the bloody supply, then a swarm of vampire rodents escapes and now all the residents have been infected with vampire energy! It looks as if Luke and his friends will have to choose between finding the relic and saving their neighbors…

Read short stories at Scream Street webpage or visit his webpage, here.

Watch the author, telling about his books:

January 24, 2012 at 10:02 am 2 comments

Welcome to Horrorland: a Survival Guide.

Welcome to Horrorland, the amusement park where nightmares come to life! Here  is your survival guide, take an inside peek at:

  • The stagger inn doom service menu
  • Werewolf petting zoo rules and regulations
  • Ratings for the scariest rides in Horrorland
  • Tips on how to avoid top Egyptian curses
  • Monster job application and fright restrictions

Visit the official site of Horrorland theme park: http://www.enterhorrorland.com/

June 8, 2011 at 9:21 am Leave a comment


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