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Creepy Pair of Underwear

Creepy Pair of Underwear by Peter Brown. A funny and not-so-spooky tale perfect for Halloween!

I bought my daughter a hilarious book called Creepy Pair of Underwear by Aaron Reynolds and Dan Brown. It is laugh-out-loud funny and perfect for Halloween. Jasper Rabbit is a big boy and goes with his mother to the underwear store to by some underwear. He really wants the creepy pair of underwear instead of the plain white ones. What he gets is more than he bargained for.

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Getting Ready for Halloween

Decorating for Halloween on a budget with great finds from Target!

Halloween is just around the corner and we are beyond excited! Jackie and I are each diving into mysteries this month and they are totally putting us in the Halloween spirit. We decided to take a shopping trip to Target to stock up on the best new decor. Whether you are throwing a big bash or just handing out candy, we hope our choices help you get ready for Halloween. Trick or Treat!! Continue reading “Getting Ready for Halloween”

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Greatest Mysteries Ever Written

From Holmes to Morton to Bradley and King, we list the greatest mysteries of all time. Did we leave out any of your favorites? Let us know!

In honor of Halloween, Kirsten and I decided to put together a list of our favorite mysteries.  These are all books that we have read and loved.  Did we forget your favorite? Both Kirsten and I read and did not like “One for the Money” by Janet Evanovich.  There are a lot of people who love this series but for some reason, we do not.  We should also point out that there are some classics that we have left out like Mary Higgins Clark. We haven’t read anything by her and are not compelled too.  Also, both of us are too scared to read Silence of the Lambs and pretty much all Steven King. Therefore, we didn’t include them in the list of greatest mysteries. Continue reading “Greatest Mysteries Ever Written”

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Perfect Halloween Books for All Ages

Looking for a spooky (or not-so-spooky) story this Halloween? We've got Halloween Books for babies, children, middle grade readers, teens and adults!

I love Halloween. Seriously, it is just so fun!!! Candy and costumes and parties – Oh My! Whether this is your baby’s first time celebrating or it is your umpteenth time enjoying the holiday, these are our favorite Halloween books for any age! Continue reading “Perfect Halloween Books for All Ages”

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Upcoming Book Adaptations for 2017 and 2018

Book Adaptions coming in 2017, 2018, 2019 and beyond. Movies and Tv shows based on books being released soon cover genres from thrillers to children's lit to mysteries and romance. Pin now, Scheduled your movie dates later!

What is it about Fall that makes snuggling up and watching a movie so appealing? Whether at home on the sofa with your honey or out at a theater with friends, seeing your favorite book turned into a movie is the perfect cold weather past time. We’ve got the scoop on the book adaptations coming out for the remainder of 2017 as well as those flicks coming in 2018 and beyond. Take a look at the list, mark the dates on your calendar and be sure to catch up on the stories before you see them on the screen! Continue reading “Upcoming Book Adaptations for 2017 and 2018”