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Films 

A Readthrough of the SIXTH SENSE Children’s Book Series

“I didn’t do it!” Then the noose tightened. That is the real life blurb on the front of the real life children’s book THE SIXTH SENSE, SECRETS FROM BEYOND #3: HANGMAN. That’s right, M. Night Shyamalan’s hit supernatural drama THE SIXTH SENSE spawned a three-part kids’ mystery series, released between 2000 and 2001. And no, […]

Scary Fun 

Like GOOSEBUMPS? Try 10 Lesser-Known Adolescent Horror Books

As a lifelong fan of the macabre who didn’t get into horror movies until high school, I spent a lot of time exploring the darker side of culture in literary form. As such, I’ve happened across a lot of horror books meant for young readers that stray a little further from the beaten path than […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

How THE BERENSTAIN BEARS Broke the Entire Universe

There seems to be a debate raging on the internet right now, more important than presidential nominees or what to do about ISIS. I’m talking about the Berenstain Bears. This cuddly, anthropomorphic family of bears is a staple for most children, in a series of books and a cartoon. It certainly was part of my […]