The Edge of the Word by Drew Callander, Alana Harrison, Ryan Andrews, and You

You—yes, YOU—and your ever-useful pencil are back in Astorya, the land where anything you write down becomes reality. After defeating the sweetly evil Queen Rulette, You discover that your adventure is far from over. The original Original—the very document that created Astorya and all of its inhabitants—is in jeopardy. There is a way to hideContinue reading “The Edge of the Word by Drew Callander, Alana Harrison, Ryan Andrews, and You”

Mightier Than the Sword by Drew Callander, Alana Harrison, Ryan Andrews, and You

Prince S. has been captured by the sadistic Queen Rulette, and only you—yes, YOU—can rescue him. But you won’t be alone. Among the denizens of Astorya, a land where stories from the human world become reality, there’s a cadre of Couriers ready to aid in your quest: a French stoat who knows how to tango,Continue reading “Mightier Than the Sword by Drew Callander, Alana Harrison, Ryan Andrews, and You”

Love Spells for the End of the World by Alys Murray

For a witch, Bel’s magical ability is limited. Sure, she can toss a mean hex at her sworn enemy Eli, the Witch Hunter next door. But major magic? That’s tricky. However, when a portal suddenly opens in her home, threatening her enchanted hometown along with everyone she loves, she’ll stop at at nothing to destroyContinue reading “Love Spells for the End of the World by Alys Murray”

Ma and Pa Dracula by Ann M. Martin

Each week for Paperback Throwback, I highlight a book from my ever-growing collection of older paperbacks, ‘90s and prior. Come check out everything from Zebra’s line of horror to Scholastic’s preteen Apple Paperbacks, and everything in between— you’ll know them by their stylishly cheesy covers, flashy plots, and cheap prices.

Which Witch? by Eva Ibbotson

Welcome to Paperback Throwback. Each week, I highlight a book from my ever-growing collection of older paperbacks, ‘90s and prior. Come check out everything from Zebra’s line of horror to Scholastic’s preteen Apple Paperbacks, and everything in between— you’ll know them by their stylishly cheesy covers, flashy plots, and cheap prices.

Goblins in the Castle by Bruce Coville

Welcome to Paperback Throwback. Each week, I highlight a book from my ever-growing collection of older paperbacks, ‘90s and prior. Come check out everything from Zebra’s line of horror to Scholastic’s preteen Apple Paperbacks, and everything in between— you’ll know them by their stylishly cheesy covers, flashy plots, and cheap prices.

Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots by Debbie Dadey & Marcia Thornton Jones

Welcome to Paperback Throwback, a brand new feature here at Plucked from the Stacks. Each week, I’ll be highlighting a book from my ever-growing collection of older paperbacks, ‘90s and prior. Come check out everything from Zebra’s line of horror to Scholastic’s preteen Apple Paperbacks, and everything in between— you’ll know them by their stylishlyContinue reading “Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots by Debbie Dadey & Marcia Thornton Jones”