The best way to serve some revenge to a friend who has wronged you? Recommend to them the scariest, most spine-chilling, spooky book to read and then watch them shake in their boots! (Or sneakers. Or flip-flops. Or any kind of footwear, really).
Check out some great book reviews from kids who read these spooky tales and lived to tell us about it!
Something Upstairs by Avi
Reviewed by Cole, Age 12, Rhode Island
“One night while sleeping Kenny hears noises from the closet. Kenny looks in the closet and sees a blood stain. He is very curious about the blood stain…” Read More »
All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn
Reviewed by chas, Age 11, Rhode Island
“The people don’t know what’s going on but they might’ve just woken up the evil spirits in the house…” Read More »
Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy
Reviewed by William, Age 13, California
“Be prepared, be very prepared, there’s absolutely no way for you to prepare for SKULDUGGERY PLEASANT.” Read More »
More Bones by Arielle North Olson & Howard Schwartz
Reviewed by Joslyn, Age 11, New York
“i recommend this book to the people who LOVE scary story’s if you do READ IT! :)” Read More »
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin Schwartz
Submitted by Trystan, Age 10, New York
“Your friend the right is shivering in fear, the friend to the left side of you almost peed his pants!” Read More »
Have you read any goosebumps-worthy books lately? Show off how brave you were by leaving a review!
Nancy knows that Monkey will always be there to protect her if she gets scared.
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