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Slightly spooky reads

The Cavendish Home for Boys and GirlsLooking for something a little bit chilling (but not quite terrifying) to read this week? Give one of these a try–they’re perfect for middle schoolers looking for a bit of a fright.

The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls stars Victoria, a perfect girl with perfect blonde ringlets who won’t stand for anything less than perfection. But then Lawrence, her only friend, disappears–along with lots of other children in town. And there are disgusting black roach-like bugs everywhere. And all of the adults in her life are smiling just a little too much. So Victoria may just have to learn how to break the rules to save her friend–and her town. Continue reading