Instagram Update: Seven Ghosts 👻 by @crispriestley A spooky #halloweenread OUT NOW, published by @BarringtonStoke “Jake and the other finalists in a writing competition have been invited to a stately house for a tour like no other. As their guide leads them through grand rooms, hidden nooks and magnificent grounds, they hear the stories of seven ghosts who haunt the halls. But strange shapes and shadows follow Jake as he journeys through the house and with each tale that Jake hears, he begins to feel more uneasy. All is not as it seems and soon Jake will discover that something is very, very wrong… Old ghosts are stirred-up for Halloween in this spine-tingling, multi-narrative horror.” #bookpost #bookblogger #bookshelves #books #bookstagram #freebie #horrorbooks #halloween #ghoststories #ghoststory

Instagram Update: Chubby. Curvy. Fluffy. Plus-size. Thick. Fat. The (Other) F Word A Celebration Of The Fat & Fierce edited by #AngieManfredi • Published by @abramskids The definitive collection of art, poetry, and prose, celebrating fat acceptance “Chubby. Curvy. Fluffy. Plus-size. Thick. Fat. The time has come for fat people to tell their own stories. The (Other) F Word combines personal essays, prose, poetry, fashion tips, and art to create a relatable and attractive guide about body image and body positivity. This YA crossover anthology is meant for people of all sizes who desire to be seen and heard in a culture consumed by a narrow definition of beauty. By combining the talents of renowned fat YA and middle-grade authors, as well as fat influencers and creators, The (Other) F Word offers teen readers and activists of all ages a guide for navigating our world with confidence and courage.” #yafiction #yafictionlover #fat #fatgirl #love #cute #chubby #bodypositive #bodypositivepower #loveyourself #love #curvygirl #bookpost #bookblogger #books #freebie #bookstagram #bookworm

Instagram Update: Shadows of Winterspell ❄️ by @AJ_Wils • Published by @macmillankidsuk @mykindabook “Stella has been living behind the magic of the forest for most of her life. Lonely, she enrolls at the local school, and as she begins to make friends, she discovers that she is even more different than she thought. But as autumn turns to magical winter, Stella realizes that uncovering her own family secret is the only way to release the forest from the grip of a dark and old magic.” #AmyWilson #Winterspell #childrensfiction #childrensfictionbooks #fantasybooks #bookpost #freebie #bookblogger #books #bookstagram #fairytale #booklover

Instagram Update: #Ghoulia & the Mysterious Visitor by #BarbaraCantini • Published by @abramschronicle @abramskids “A rollicking mystery with an unexpected hero, this fully-illustrated chapter book continues the adventures of Ghoulia, a lovable, not-so-scary zombie. One dark and stormy night, Ghoulia’s cousin Dilbert comes to visit her at Crumbling Manor. She’s confused—she didn’t invite him, and it turns out that Dilbert’s a real grouch. He complains about everything! When Ghoulia tries to track down Auntie Departed to find out why she invited Dilbert, she finds that Auntie has vanished. Ghoulia can’t find her. And the doorbell won’t stop ringing. One after another, Ghoulia’s friends arrive—all with the same mysterious invitation in hand. As the gang searches Crumbling Manor for Auntie Departed, one of their own goes missing. Finally, Dilbert inadvertently solves the mystery in the greenhouse when he finds himself face-to-face with the sinister Chatterbox Ivy. Clue meets #LittleShopofHorrors in this fun romp, which includes full-color illustrations and kid-friendly activities.” #childrensfiction #childrensfictionbooks #mgfiction #bookpost #bookblogger #freebie #books #bookshelves #bookstagram