Scholastic Synopsis

Jay Gardner is a mischievous kid who can’t stay out of trouble. Unfortunately, Jay gets in so much trouble, his family is forced to move. But there’s something odd about Jay’s new town. Why does everyone have lawn gnomes in front of their homes? And why is everyone afraid to go outside at night? Jay is about to learn that mischief can lead to terror.

Hott Review

What I liked: It was a fun sort of frightening. Perfect for those middle-graders who enjoy just a bit of suspense.
What I didn’t like: It was just weird… It’s been so long since I’ve read an R.L. Stine book, I’d forgotten. (Eh, the boys liked it though…)


Author: R.L. Stine
Source: Scholastic Inc. via Netgalley
Grade: C+
Ages: 9-14
Series: Goosebumps Most Wanted, 1


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