book review, Christmas, Middle Grade

12 Days of Christmas: Krampus and the Thief of Christmas by Eldritch Black

An imaginative middle grade book perfect for the festive season. Gabrielle and Perceval have been left with their uncle and annoying cousin while their parents work on their marriage. Gabrielle wastes no time in setting up a scheme with the local children where they pay her for taking responsibility for their misdeeds. This puts her… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas: Krampus and the Thief of Christmas by Eldritch Black

book review, buddy read, horror, Middle Grade

Dead Voices by Katherine Arden

Imagine a trip to the Overlook hotel, for a middle grade audience, and then turn the dial up to 11. You get Dead Voices. Our three young hero’s from Small Spaces, Ollie, Coco and Brian, are back. Two months after their terrifying Halloween school trip, Ollie’s dad wins a ski vacation, so off they go… Continue reading Dead Voices by Katherine Arden

buddy read, horror, Middle Grade

Buddy Read With Jonny @ Jaunts and Haunts

Hello Again Blogging World! Iseult: Well hullo! Smiling horror writer, Iseult, here to offer you the deal of a lifetime. Only three more days to avail of the low low launch price of 99c for my horror novel, 7 Days in Hell. Jonny : And this is Jonny, your scarecrow-phobic lover of all things creepy! You… Continue reading Buddy Read With Jonny @ Jaunts and Haunts

book review, horror, Middle Grade

Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

Small Spaces is my June buddy read with the wonderful Mr Pongratz over at Jaunts and Haunts. Click here to read his review. What is it about scarecrows and cornfields that makes them so scary? If they only had a brain, huh? Ollie hasn’t been the same since her mother died. She’s not looking forward… Continue reading Small Spaces by Katherine Arden

book review, fantasy

The Mostly Invisible Boy by AJ Vanderhorst

No one outside his immediate family can see 11 year old Casey Grimes, which means he’s extra excited about getting lost in the woods over summer break. Little does he know he’s about to stumble onto something big. Casey and his 6 year old sister, Gloria, don’t have any friends, because no one can see… Continue reading The Mostly Invisible Boy by AJ Vanderhorst