haunted-bridge-03My parents bought us a collection of five Nancy Drew books when we were younger, and for a while, I spent most of my time blazing through every Nancy Drew title in the library.

Eventually, though, I got over it, and those books entered the canon of “great books from childhood that I will probably never read again”.

And they would have stayed there, too, if I hadn’t stumbled upon The Haunted Mansion while looking through my brother’s bookshelf.

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