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BONAPARTE FALLS APART BY MARGERY CUYLERY: BOOK REVIEW

Bonaparte Falls Apart By Margery Cuyler Illustrations by Will Terry ISBN: 9781101937686 Author Website: www(.)margerycuyler(.)com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Caro Synopsis:   Bonaparte is having a tough time. It’s hard for this young skeleton to just hang loose when he can’t keep hold of himself. When he plays catch, … Continue reading

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MASKING FOR TROUBLE (COSTUME SHOP MYSTERY, BOOK #2) BY DIANE VALLERE: BOOK REVIEW

Masking for Trouble Costume Shop Mystery, Book #2 By Diane Vallere ISBN: 9780425278291 Author website: http://www.dianevallere.com   Brought to you by OBS reviewer Kayt Synopsis: Halloween brings more tricks than treats for costume shop owner Margo Tamblyn in the second in a new cozy series from the national bestselling author … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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TRICK OR DECEIT (A CELEBRATION BAY MYSTERY, BOOK #4) BY SHELLEY FEYDONT; BOOK REVIEW

Trick or Deceit A Celebration Bay Mystery #4 By Shelley Feydont ISBN#9780425281475 Author Website: shelleyfreydont.com   Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele   Synopsis: This October in Celebration Bay, you can’t swing a black cat without hitting a haunted house. There are three finalists in the contest for the … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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STIRRING THE PLOT (COOKBOOK NOOK MYSTERY, BOOK #3) BY DARYL WOOD GERBER: BOOK REVIEW

  Stirring the Plot Cookbook Nook Mystery, Book #3 By author Daryl Wood Gerber ISBN# 9780425258064 Author Website: http://www.darylwoodgerber.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Kayt Synopsis: Halloween in Crystal Cove, California, is a big deal, involving a spooky soiree where the Winsome Witches, a fund-raising group, gather to open up their … Continue reading

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A HAUNTING IS BREWING (A WITCHCRAFT MYSTERY, BOOK #6.5) BY JULIET BLACKWELL: BOOK REVIEW

      A Haunting is Brewing A Witchcraft Mystery, Book  #6.5  A Haunted Home Renovation, Book #4.5 By Juliet Blackwell Author’s Website:  www.julietblackwell.net Brought to you by OBS reviewer Daniele Synopsis: When Mel Turner is hired to rehab an old Victorian mansion to act as the eerie setting for … Continue reading

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NANCY GIDEON’S HAUNTED OPEN HOUSE GIVEAWAY BLOG HOP

This year Open Book Society is pround and honored to be a part of Nancy Gideon’s Haunted Open House Giveaway Blog Hop!  Keep reading to see a list of staff members Dawn & Caro’s Halloween favorites, enter for your chance to win a Harry Potter comic-con bag, and see the … Continue reading

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BLOOD BY MOONLIGHT BY JOCELYNN DRAKE, TERRI GAREY, & CARIS ROANE: BOOK REVIEW

Blood by Moonlight By Jocelynn Drake, Terri Garey, & Caris Roane ISBN# 9780062238887 Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi *Beware of Spoilers* I have quickly fallen in love with Jocelynn Drake’s Asylum Tales series so when I saw that she had a novella in this book, I had to … Continue reading

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BOOK INSPIRED COSTUMES FOR HALLOWEEN: OBS SPEAKS OUT

Halloween is just around the corner, is everyone ready? Do you have everything to go with your costume? Do you have the candy prepared? Yes. No. Well, even if you’re not going to any Halloween parties on the 31st or before that day, there are some who will get dressed … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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HALLOWEEN OCTOBER CALENDAR WALLPAPER

October is finally here, a new month and with it lots of candy! It’s time to put all the summer clothes away and prepare for Fall and its holidays. First one coming up is Halloween, does everyone know what they’ll be dressing up as? Gotta get those costumes ready. The … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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OBS PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – HALLOWEEN EDITION

Happy Halloween! Today we have a special edition dedicated to old time favorite Halloween characters, some original ideas for costumes and decoration for an all Hallows Eve fun night. Don’t let the vamps and werewolves bite ;D Halloween 2010 by *burdge-bug This would be a good idea for a Halloween … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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TOP 10 JOHN CARPENTER FILMS

Top 10 John Carpenter films brought to you by OBS Staffer Nikki 1. The Thing 2. Vampires 3. Halloween 4. Village of the Damned 5. Christine 6. The Fog 7. Halloween H20 8. In the Mouth of Madness 9. Prince of Darkness 10. Halloween II What’s your favorite John Carpenter … Continue reading

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MOVIE REVIEW: A NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

While 3D and digital effects are becoming more and more popular I figured we should look back at amazing stop-motion work in Nightmare. This movie proves that even though things can be done quickly through other medium’s, sometimes the tedious and time consuming work animators do by hand can produce … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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VAMPIRE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 28TH

Vampire 101: A history of the fanged one jacksonville.com: Definition of a Vampire: A vampire is a reanimated, soulless, dead human who must drink the blood of others to remain “alive.” Vampires then and now: Then: Vampires were things of fear and disgust. Sunlight was painful, debilitating and resulted in … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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HOW TO HAVE A HARRY POTTER HALLOWEEN!

Its offically Fall and now October, my favorite month of the year! This month also happens to contain my favorite holiday; Halloween! We have seen our favorite characters become Rockstars in the past 10 years or so. So, in celebration of the wonderful characters we love (or love to hate), I … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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TWILIGHT VAMPIRE FOOD DRINKS- HALLOWEEN MAKEUP– MUSIC

Planning a Twilight/True Blood/Vampire Halloween party? You’ll want to check out this site! It’s full of videos or recipes, makeup tips and music. This is just one of the videos on the site: Check out the rest here Very cool recipes. I may have to try them… Are you having … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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