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Watch Out for Room 13
New school, new friends, right? Wrong. You didn't know that the first day of school is Ghoul Day. Big mistake. It's too late to cut class now. You're trapped inside a room full of zombies creeps. Creeps that want you dead. Will your first day of school be your last? Original. (Digest)
Paperback, 104 pages
Published September 1st 1996 by Skylark
(first published August 3rd 1996)
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The Choose Your Own Nightmare books have some positives going for them that many other gamebook series don't. The authors seem less afraid of telling a scary story, sometimes even graphically so, and not just leading up to the bad Ends. In Watch Out for Room 13, the descriptions of the rotting ghoul students in your new school are surprisingly detailed, and the play-by-play on the food the ghouls eat borders on disturbing. You won't want to get trapped in the school's refrigerator, believe me. ...more
This book used to scare the absolute crud out of me as a kid yet it would be the first book I'd grab to read. I read it so often that the images and story line are imprinted in my skull. I would love to get my hands on another copy of this just to read it one more time!