YMMV: Let's Go Play at the Adams'

  • Crowning Moment of Funny: Cindy trying to impersonate Barbara when an unexpected visitor shows up. Trust us, that's about as light-hearted as things get.
  • Moral Event Horizon: Every time it's crossed, you think the kids can't cross it again. Then they do.
  • Paranoia Fuel: It might be a while before you feel safe going to sleep or letting your guard down in any other conceivable way.
  • Squick:
    • Lots of it. LOTS of it. The reason so many reviews are split on whether this book is a masterpiece of disturbing horror, or just disturbing. The one thing every single review of this book seems to agree on, is that it is disturbing.
    • Paul choking to death on his own vomit in Game's End.
  • Tear Jerker:
    • Barbara's parents in the epilogue.
    • In Game's End, any scene with Bobby, especially the epilogue.
  • True Art Is Angsty
  • The Woobie: Barbara and The Picker