There are great lessons here about forgiveness and not judging. It’s clearly something that would keep a young reader’s attention and keep the pages flowing, especially for those who are into a bit of creepiness. I remember some bits and pieces of what happened but not enough to make a review about it. I was thoroughly entertained. You are hoping she succeeds from eh very beginning. Edit Storyline When four friends set out to bury a dead bird, they dig up a grave that’s already occupied and unearth a frightening secret about the scary old lady next door.

This is the sort of story best read or told late at night with the lights out. In fact, it was almost like there was a ping-pong game going on inside her head between the happy thoughts and the horrifying ones. Then Anna, a ghost, starts appearing to them, saying she wants her doll back. There are fabulous supporting characters and an engaging lead in Amanda. The team of Annette Cascone and Gina Cascone , sisters. I liked the story because at first, the reader doesn’t really know what’s going on, and that’s what keeps you reading the book. I liked this book better than previous ones I read in the series. Oct 21, Myriah rated it it was amazing Shelves:

Jun 22, Barbara rated it liked it Shelves: Then Anna, a ghost, starts appearing to them, saying she wants her doll back. Each novel is independent with a new cast of characters, different setting, do not need to be read in a particular order, and offer a scare without the gross. Season 1 Episode 1.

If you let her get hold of deaftime item that belongs to you, you’re in trouble. The story was good: I didn’t like how the characters in the book continually called each other moron or idiot or stupid.

Deadtime Stories is an American anthology horror-fantasy television series written by Annette Cascone and based on the book series of the same title created by Annette and Gina Cascone that aired from November 2, to November 14, on Nickelodeon.

“Deadtime Stories” Grave Secrets (TV Episode ) – Full Cast & Crew – IMDb

Just a moment while we sign you in to stoeies Goodreads account. Views Read Edit View history. I loved the energy she brings to the read and how her pace moves things along. We have clearly seen “the good, the bad and the ugly” in this business but have been fortunate to have had great success with feature film and television projects through the years, across a number of genres, and when we’ve had hiccups along the way, or have gotten involved with people that in hindsight were people we should have run away from, we have been able to persevere and overcome those challenges including utilizing the judicial system when necessary, and we can say that whenever we had to go that route, justice has always prevailed in the end.


Visit the Deadtime Stories website and Twitter: Storiies heard that this series, written by two sisters, was a good one, so decided to check it out.

Amanda Peterson and her friends escape from the backyard of their neighbor Mrs. The end was a little sudden, probably I expected a little more, in the last chapter everything went back to normal after 27 intriguin ones. They soon have their suspicions about the doll and wonder if has anything to do with their terrifying neighbor Mrs. Jan 28, Adam Silvera added it Shelves: With a group of friends placed in unusual circumstances, each chapter ends with a cliff-hanging, and often predictable, safe scare resolved logically in the next chapter, only to be replaced with the next dramatic chapter close.

You’ve had some hiccups previously in your career with your production company. I think friends should respect each other, especially when we as a society are trying to knuckle down on bullying.

Grave Secrets (Deadtime Stories, #8) by A.G. Cascone

The scary old lady who lives next door has lots of buried secrets. Willy Tyler learns the horrifying truth behind his last train model, Hurly the Hobo. I would most definitely recommend this book for your readers that are into goose bump giving reads. Her kids voices are young without sounding like a caricature. She enjoyed it and asked to continue reading the series.

Older kids will roll their eyes and reach for volumes where boys and girls stop I’m constantly in search of books for my tweeage granddaughters, and dedatime younger one elementary school and my surrogate granddaughters elementary and pre-school. I wont give any of the story away but it has you guessing the whole time about Ms.


There are great lessons here about forgiveness and not judging. In order to be rid of the doll, the gang must learn who its owner is, a feat made difficult when the doll is kidnapped and often goes missing on its casst.

Grave Secrets

You both play dual roles as Directors and Executive Producers. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. We both agree that from an emotional point of view, Grave Secrets probably pulls at the heart strings the most, while also still being scary and fun.

I really can’t remember this book. Oct 21, Myriah rated it it was amazing Shelves: Amanda has lost a lot of pets in her life, they’re all buried in the backyard, having to bury a random squirrel that just appears feels almost like a cop out reason. Grandpa Tomthought the only excitement will come from crazy Mr.

Grave Secrets: Behind the Scenes of Nickelodeon’s Deadtime Stories Part I

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The plot centers around a doll that seems haunted that Amanda and her friends dig up in the yard, that helps the ghost appear, and they think the little old lady next door is a witch and is cursing them. Add the first question.

Annette and Gina Cascone deaetime a great job describing all of the characters thoughts and feelings in the book. Of course, there’s an explanation for everything, but the story shows just how wrong assumptions about others can be.