Age-o-Meter:: 10-12

The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

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The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   The Peculiar Incident on Shady Street By Lindsay Currie Published by Aladdin ISBN-13: 9781481477048 Age Range: 8 – 12 Years A girl unravels a centuries-old mystery after moving into a haunted house in this deliciously suspenseful mystery. Tessa Woodward isn’t exactly thrilled to move to rainy, cold Chicago from her home in sunny Florida. But homesickness turns to icy fear when unexplainable things start happening in her new house. Things like flickering lights, mysterious drawings appearing out of nowhere, and a crackling noise she...

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Shadow House #1: The Gathering

Posted in Age-o-Meter:: 10-12, Scare-o-Meter: 9

Shadow House #1: The Gathering

SNATCH A STORY   Close your eyes and listen to the spooky opening to Shadow House #1: The Gathering:     THE WICKED READ   Shadow House #1: The Gathering By Dan Poblocki Book Published by Scholastic, Inc. ISBN-13: 9780545925501 Audiobook Published by Scholastic Audio Narrated by Dan Bittner Age Range: 10 – 12 Years Some houses are more than just haunted… they’re hungry. Dash, Dylan, Poppy, Marcus, and Azumi don’t know this at first. They each think they’ve been summoned to Shadow House for innocent reasons. But there’s nothing innocent...

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The Secret Files of Fairday Morrow

Posted in Age-o-Meter:: 10-12, Scare-o-Meter: 5

The Secret Files of Fairday Morrow

SNATCH A STORY     THE WICKED READ   The Secret Files of Fairday Morrow By Jessica Haight & Stephanie Robinson Illustrated by Roman Muradov Published by Random House Children’s Books ISBN-13: 9780385744713 Lexile: 780L Age Range:  10 – 12 Years Fear Not the Unexpected.   Eleven-year-old Fairday Morrow is less than thrilled that her family is moving thousands of miles from civilization to the quiet country town of Ashpot, Connecticut, where she’s absolutely certain she’ll die of boredom. As if leaving New York City and her best friend, Lizzy, the only other...

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