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Jan 10, 2023

This week Ally Malinenko joins us to talk about her books GHOST GIRL and THIS APPEARING HOUSE! These amazing Middle Grade novels are perfect for your young reader. Find out more at and follow her on Twitter at, on Facebook at, and on Instagram at

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Mentioned in this episode:

THE NEST by Kenneth Oppel


Click Clack the Rattle Bag (Short Story) by Neil Gaiman

The Landlady (Short Story) by Roald Dahl

The Yellow Wallpaper (Short Story) by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

SCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK (Series) by Alvin Schwartz

Goosebumps (Book Series) by R. L. Stein

Fear Street (Book Series) by R. L. Stein

Katherine Arden

Lindsay Currie

Bram Stoker Award


William Shakespeare

Jane Austen

J. R. R. Tolkein

George R. R. Martin

Jim Butcher

Pablo Piccasso

Jackson Pollack

Leonardo da Vinci

Mary Downing Hahn

Stephen King

Spooky Middle Grade