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Book Review – The Last Gargoyle by Paul Durham

By Awnali Mills Penhallow is the last of his kind.  He is a grotesque (you would probably call him a gargoyle, but he does NOT spout water) who guards his domain fiercely.  Imps and Netherkin have no chance against him.  … Continue reading

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Book Review – A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting by Joe Ballarini

By Awnali Mills Kelly just wants to earn enough money to go to summer camp, but when her best friend suggests babysitting, Kelly is hesitant.  She doesn’t actually like kids.  So when her mother volunteers her to babysit on Halloween, … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review – Spellbinder by Helen Stringer

By Awnali Mills My newest listen on my daily commute was Spellbinder by Helen Stringer.  Belladonna’s parents are dead, but that doesn’t mean they’re gone.  Nope.  They’re ghosts, and they (mostly) carry on as though they are living.  That is, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Young Scrooge by R.L. Stine

As I have mentioned before, I’m not a big fan of scary stories, and I’ve never read an R. L. Stine novel (I know.  Contain your shock, please!)  But when Young Scrooge came in as a new book, I thought … Continue reading

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Boo! It’s a Goosebumps Party!

By Awnali Mills Last night, in anticipation of the movie coming out next month, we had a Goosebumps party.  I love when we can ride the coattails of the major media to promote books! We only had a small group, … Continue reading

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Bugs Everywhere!

by Awnali Mills After a three week break to finish up summer reading, we’re back at storytime! I opened with one of my favorite storytimes: Bugs.  There’re just so many good bug books and activities that it’s hard to choose! … Continue reading

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