Teaser Tuesday: Slasher Girls and Monster Boys

Posted November 10, 2015 by love2dazzle in Features, Teaser Tuesday / 0 Comments

Teaser Tuesday: Slasher Girls and Monster BoysSlasher Girls and Monster Boys by April Genevieve Tucholke
Published by Penguin Young Readers Group on August 18th 2015
Pages: 400
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For fans of Stephen King, Neil Gaiman, American Horror Story and The Walking Dead comes a powerhouse anthology featuring some of the best thriller and horror writers in YA A host of the sharpest young adult authors come together in this collection of terrifying tales and psychological thrillers. Each author draws from a mix of literature, film, television, and music to create something new and fresh and unsettling. Clever readers will love teasing out the references and can satisfy their curiosity at the end of each tale, where the inspiration is revealed. There are no superficial scares here; these are stories that will make you think even as they keep you on the edge of your seat. From blood horror, to the supernatural, to unsettling, all-too-possible realism, this collection has something for anyone looking for an absolute thrill. Stefan Bachmann Leigh Bardugo Kendare Blake A. G. Howard Jay Kristoff Marie Lu Jonathan Maberry Danielle Paige Carrie Ryan Megan Shepherd Nova Ren Suma McCormick Templeman April Genevieve Tucholke Cat Winters

My Teaser (from April Genevieve Tuchoke’s The Flicker, The Fingers, The Beat, The Sigh):

Scout reached back and hit Asher on the knee. “That’s not an urban legend, you idiot. It’s a book by Stephen King. And it was a bucket of pig’s blood. And they poured it on the unpopular girl because she was meek and naive and pathetic.”

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