This Genius Twitter Feed Is Turning Classic Kids' Books Into Nightmares

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Our new favorite Twitter feed adds hilariously dark titles to the gosh-darn earnest cover art of vintage YA novels. Behold Paperback Paradise, which according to its bio is “The world’s #1 used book store,” before coaxing all ye who enter to “Come visit us at the edge of eternity.”

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Gladly, the feed is full of gems like these:

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Seriously... they are all genius and weird and bleak as hell. In other words, highly recommended.

io9 News Editor, here since 2016. Previously SF Bay Guardian newspaper (RIP), SF State University (MA, Cinema Studies), big fan of horror, metal, and verrry small dogs.

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