Goosebumps Series

Book review by Carrie Kingsley, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Captivating, spooky mysteries can pack an emotional wallop.

Parents say

age 8+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 8+

Based on 17 reviews

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age 10+

GooseBumps "Monster Blood"

R.L. Stine was a big part of my childhood by writing the Goosebumps series. I started off watching the TV series when I was little and absolutely loved it. I tried watching it again recently but it was actually trash. The books however are just as awesome as I remember them to be. They give really good detail on what's going on in the book. They describe what the characters are wearing every day, the texture of the monster, and much more. I just finished the book "Monster Blood" and it still is my favorite book out of the whole series. It's about a boy named Evan that got dropped off at his aunt and he has stayed there a week because his parents going to find a new house in another city. He meets a girl named Andy and they instantly click with one another. They go to a store and find a Jar labeled "monster blood." They decide to mess around with it but they soon find out that they made a huge mistake. The book gives you a good vision of what everything looks like. For example, the sunlight shining through the window reveals dust particles. The book also described their emotions very well. You kinda feel the way they feel if you're deep in a book. I'd highly recommend it to any kid that is wanting a book to get hooked onto. But you better beware because you're in for a scare. -Joshua Eck
age 8+

readers beware your in for a scare

goosebumps is a good but scary book series there about 62 or more in the series depends what series it is my favourite ones in the series are little shop of hamsters, monster blood, why I’m afraid of bees, beast of the east, the 12 screams of Christmas, a night in terror tower, and the girl who cried monster some of the books in the series are scarier than others especially were wolf of fever swamp where it talks about animals being killed but since there kid books there ok for old enough readers

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