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''Samhain Island'', a series of short [[YoungAdultLiterature young adult novels]] by Taylor Thomas. The series revolves around the titular town, Samhain Island, Maryland, which hangs off the coast of the Delmarva. The area is known for itís urban legends and monster sightings. The main character, Tremaine Boppel, has moved to Samhain Island with her family and soon notices something amiss in the apartment next to her.

''Samhain Island: Episode One'' shows Tremaineís introduction to the island and itís way of things, including meeting Hannah St. Charles, a girl from a family of monster hunters, and Skyler Hornbostel, a comedic Krampus. The second novel, ''Samhain Island: Episode Two'' was released in Summer 2016.


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''Samhain Island'', a series of short [[YoungAdultLiterature young adult novels]] by Taylor Thomas. The series revolves around the titular town, Samhain Island, Maryland, which hangs off the coast of the Delmarva. The area is known for itís its urban legends and monster sightings. The main character, Tremaine Boppel, has moved to Samhain Island with her family and soon notices something amiss in the apartment next to her.

''Samhain Island: Episode One'' shows Tremaineís introduction to the island and itís its way of things, including meeting Hannah St. Charles, a girl from a family of monster hunters, and Skyler Hornbostel, a comedic Krampus. The second novel, ''Samhain Island: Episode Two'' was released in Summer 2016.



* TheHunter: The St. Charlesís, but mostly Zaccaria and René. Zac serves as the leader, and René as the muscle. Miss Vargas is part of the hunters too because of her knowledge of the preternatural, but isnít all that helpful.

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* TheHunter: HunterOfMonsters: The St. Charlesís, but mostly Zaccaria and René. Zac serves as the leader, and René as the muscle. Miss Vargas is part of the hunters too because of her knowledge of the preternatural, but isnít all that helpful.


* OurMermaidsAreDifferent: Called sirens in the series, theyíre ghoulish creations who patrol and guard the Macabre from wandering tourists or monster hunters. Each siren has a noticeable injury or infliction. Marshall [[spoiler: who is the husband to Santa Muerte]] is pale green and has ice protruding from his back. Kaimana has unnatural grey hair and has the scar of a shark bite on her torso, and Pinwheel is sickly pale and trembles for an unknown reason.

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* OurMermaidsAreDifferent: Called sirens in the series, theyíre ghoulish creations creatures who patrol and guard the Macabre from wandering tourists or monster hunters. Each siren has a noticeable injury or infliction. Marshall [[spoiler: who is the husband to Santa Muerte]] is pale green and has ice protruding from his back. Kaimana has unnatural grey hair and has the scar of a shark bite on her torso, and Pinwheel is sickly pale and trembles for an unknown reason.

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* OurMermaidsAreDifferent: Called sirens in the series, theyíre ghoulish creations who patrol and guard the Macabre from wandering tourists or monster hunters. Each siren has a noticeable injury or infliction. Marshall [[spoiler: who is the husband to Santa Muerte]] is pale green and has ice protruding from his back. Kaimana has unnatural grey hair and has the scar of a shark bite on her torso, and Pinwheel is sickly pale and trembles for an unknown reason.

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* LightFeminineAndDarkFeminine: the street-wise, edgy Tremaine is dark, while her best friend - the wealthy, preppy Hannah - is light.


''Samhain Island: Episode One'' shows Tremaineís introduction to the island and itís way of things, including meeting Hannah St. Charles, a girl from a family of monster hunters, and Skyler Hornbostel, a comedic Krampus. The second novel is due to be released in Spring 2016.


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''Samhain Island: Episode One'' shows Tremaineís introduction to the island and itís way of things, including meeting Hannah St. Charles, a girl from a family of monster hunters, and Skyler Hornbostel, a comedic Krampus. The second novel is due to be novel, ''Samhain Island: Episode Two'' was released in Spring Summer 2016.


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* SmokeOut: [[spoiler: When Skyler is captured by the St. Charles's, he drops an object which he thought was a smoke bomb disguised as a snow globe, turns out it was just a regular snow globe.]]

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* SkeletonKey: What Hannah and Tremaine use to get inside the tower.

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* FamilyBusiness: The St. Charles's with monster hunting.

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[[caption-width-right:350:The cover of the first installment.]]


* Fingore: [[spoiler: When Skyler tells Zac that he won't give away another non-human's information, Zac decides to test a theory on him. This theory involves cutting off one of his limbs and seeing if it will reattach by itself. They cut off his pinky finger while he's out, and because Tremaine shows up and saves him, he's left without his pinky finger for the rest of the novel.]]

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* Fingore: [[spoiler: When Skyler tells Zac that he won't give away another non-human's information, Zac decides to test a theory on him. This theory involves cutting off one of his limbs and seeing if it will reattach by itself. They cut off his pinky finger while he's out, and because Tremaine shows up and saves him, he's left without his pinky finger for the rest of the novel.]]


* DemBones: [[spoiler: Vanessa Vargas]] is revealed to be Santa Muerte.



* DemBones: [[spoiler: Vanessa Vargas]] is revealed to be Santa Muerte.
* TheKrampus: Skyler Hornbostel.


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* TheKrampus: Skyler Hornbostel.
* QuirkyTown: Samhain Island, Maryland.


** René is also a culprit of this, even more so than Zac after he [[spoiler: fired a gun twice at Skyler even though he knew he was young, almost smashed the butt of a shotgun over his head, and finally, cut his finger off as part of experiment to see if it would reattach again.]]

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** René is also a culprit of this, even more so than Zac after he [[spoiler: fired a gun twice at Skyler even though he knew he was young, almost smashed the butt of a shotgun over his head, and finally, cut his finger off as part of experiment to see if it would reattach again.]]]]
* YouthfulFreckles: Skyler, but he has white freckles in accordance to his grey skin tone.

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* TheBrute: René.

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