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The Bone Snatcher – Book Review

The Bone Snatcher by Charlotte Salter Dial Books for Young Readers (Penguin), 2017 352 Pages Middle Grade (13 and up) Isa Bancewicz’s cover art really sets the mood for this book. Sophie Seacove, a girl with white hair, is sold by her parents. Sea Fever is epidemic, more people are…

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Cthulhu for Kids

Where's My Shoggoth?

  Years ago when my kids were younger I yearned for a book that would introduce my kids to the fantastic world in the corners of which lurk the Cthulhu Mythos, but without all the blood and madness. Finally the current generation has answered the call!   Where’s my Shoggoth…

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Upcoming Releases: July 2012

Upcoming Book Events in Children’s and YA Horror   OK, it’s not a new release, but a re-release. First up, believe it or not, it’s been ten years since the creepy needle-lady “Other Mother” came into our lives:   Coraline: 10th Anniversary Edition Coraline by Neil Gaiman   Illustrations by…

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