GO EAT WORMS

GO EAT WORMS

Goosebumps #21: Go Eat Worms Spoiler-Free Review I realize that I have 41 more Goosebumps books to go, but I think Go Eat Worms might be the worst of them. The main character is the most horrifying part of the story. He’s awful to his sister and his best friend. He...
THE SCARECROW WALKS AT MIDNIGHT

THE SCARECROW WALKS AT MIDNIGHT

Goosebumps #20: The Scarecrow Walks at Midnight Spoiler-Free Review This was a mixed bag overall. The book started out strong with a great creepy atmosphere, but never really took off in a way that was remarkable or interesting. I wanted the scarecrows to do more than...
DEEP TROUBLE

DEEP TROUBLE

Goosebumps #19: Deep Trouble   Spoiler-Free Review Deep Trouble was a fun read but it ultimately fell short of being something better. I appreciated the misleading nature of the book cover, and I liked the messaging and the themes. It gave me some serious Free...
MONSTER BLOOD II

MONSTER BLOOD II

Goosebumps #18: Monster Blood II   Spoiler-Free Review The first Monster Blood book was a mess, but it was also a lot of fun to dissect. Monster Blood II on the other hand just felt pointless and boring. I didn’t even have a very illogical villain to make fun of this...
WHY I’M AFRAID OF BEES

WHY I’M AFRAID OF BEES

Goosebumps #17: Why I’m Afraid of Bees     Spoiler-Free Review Why I’m Afraid of Bees could have easily been told in one sentence: I’m allergic to bees and one sting could kill me. But that’s not what this story is. In fact, bees were probably the least interesting...
ONE DAY AT HORRORLAND

ONE DAY AT HORRORLAND

Goosebumps #16: One Day at Horrorland   Spoiler-Free Review This one was tons of fun, and it earns its reputation as one of the best books in the series. It takes the familiar “family vacation gone wrong” premise and gets real weird with it. It had a great sense...