Book Review/Giveaway: Scary School by Derek The Ghost. Ends Feb 18th
Scary School by Derek the Ghost and illustrated by Scott M. Fischer
About the Book: You think your school’s scary? Get a load of these teachers:
Ms. Fang, an 850-year-old vampire
Dr. Dragonbreath, who just might eat you before recess
Mr. Snakeskin—science class is so much more fun when it’s taught by someone who’s half zombie
Mrs. T—break the rules and spend your detention with a hungry Tyrannosaurus rex!
Gargoyles, goblins, and Frankenstein’s monster on the loose
The world’s most frighteningly delicious school lunch
The narrator’s an eleven-year-old ghost!
Join Charles “New Kid” Nukid as he makes some very Scary friends—including Petunia, Johnny, and Peter the Wolf—and figures out thatScarySchoolcan be just as funny as it is spooky!
My Review: Scary School is a fun book full of scary monsters but isn’t scary at all. The story narrated by Derek The Ghost, is an eleven year old ghost who is unable to leave the school and goes about haunting the classrooms and hallways of ScarySchool.
The school is made up of monsters and humans. Where the students break the rules and the teachers could get away with killing their students (but in a PG way). Like Mrs. T, a Tyrannosaurus in a blue dress who is responsible for detention. If you happen to find yourself in detention you better watch out she might just choose you for her next meal.
Each chapter is dedicated to specific characters like Charles the New Kid, Ms Fang an 850-year-old vampire and many more. The characters are funny, unique and remind me of the Adams Family.
The only thing about the book is that I really didn’t understand why the author would mention something only to say it would be discussed later in other chapter or in the next book. Apart from that the book is funny and entertaining and younger kids will love it. The illustrations on most of the pages help tell the story.
Ages 8 and up
Disclaimer: As per FTC guidelines, I received a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review. I received no monetary compensation. All opinions expressed here are mine and mine alone.
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