Don’t Stay Up Late (Fear Street Relaunch #2) by R.L. Stine

21853677The Cover: 
Satisfyingly reminiscent of traditional 90’s Fear Street covers. We always got either a ridiculously hot or ridiculously frumpy looking girl on the cover, and this one gives us one sporting mom-jeans and a bad haircut. The creepy figure lurking in the background screams out at your inner child, and the iPad tells you that Fear Street now exists in the 21st century. Nailed it.

Back Blurb: In the small town of Shadyside, don’t stay up late-–because horrible things happen in the dead of night…

Lisa Brooks is plagued with nightmares and hallucinations. Could they be caused by the horrifying accident that landed her in the hospital for weeks? Continue reading


Party Games (Fear Street Relaunch #1) by R.L. Stine

19286536The Cover: Not the usual Fear Street cover with ridiculously attractive teens looking horrified while striking sexy poses, but it does the job. The eerie green light has a slime-like effect and there’s a faint smattering of blood near the bottom. It feels spooky and mysterious.

Back Blurb: The only way to win a game on Fear Street is to be the last one left alive….

Everyone in Shadyside knows that the wealthy and eccentric Fear family has a gruesome history. But Brendan Fear seems different. He’s outgoing, cute, and part of the popular crowd at school. And besides, Rachel Martin has a huge crush on him.

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