"From broken homes and broken bones, the shadows lingering within the achingly dark Take Your Turn, Teddy seeped out and completely eclipsed me. As soon as I closed this book, I swear, I had to look over my shoulder. Haley Newlin has given me, given all of us, something new to be afraid of... You can never escape your own shadow."
- Clay McLeod Chapman, Author of Whisper Down the Lane
“Unique, eerie and thoroughly engaging, Take Your Turn, Teddy is worthy of a place on any horror lovers’ bookshelf“
- Richard Martin, "Indie Muse"
“A creepy, blood-soaked capture of the lonely and poignant horrors of childhood—Take Your Turn, Teddy never lets up.“
— Meg Hafdahl, Author of The Science of Stephen King
“Take Your Turn, Teddy offers a disturbing glimpse of how a broken spirit can unleash powerful demons of the soul. Absolutely captivating—I couldn't put it down."
— Sadie Hartmann, Cemetery Dance
“A gripping and shocking tale that will suck you in and leave you gasping by the end. Terrifyingly terrific!”
— You’ll Read Too Bookclub
"Take Your Turn, Teddy is a wonderfully dark story with a vividly gripping tension. Newlin’s prose and storytelling takes you on a truly wild ride through a twisted narrative full of blood and everyday terrors that linger long after you've finished the last page."
— Claire L. Smith, Author of Helena
“Take Your Turn Teddy is a multilayered book, the story of a young boy, whose demons become flesh, and a burnt-out detective, haunted by those he couldn’t save. It’s about how the human mind processes trauma, the shadows that lurk within its folds. This book’s a heartfelt homage to classic horror, Newlin’s love letter to the dark stories that stick with us, that both delight and terrify us.”
– Jessica Drake-Thomas, Author of Burials
"Full of horror, action, and suspense, but most of all painfully accurate descriptions of a person in the throes of a mental health crisis... a hallmark of a good story."
- Michael R. Goodwin, Author of Smolder
“So much depth...so many horror tropes that all worked and flowed well together. The ending had me sobbing.”
- Marcy Plasencia, @MarcyReads
"Relatable characters, fast-paced thrills, and engrossing stakes make Not Another Sarah Halls a horror read that lingers in your mind long after the story ends."
- Briana Morgan, Author of Unboxed
"A deliciously terrifying package with frightful imagery that will stick with you when you turn the lights off. A must read!"
- Charlotte, Horror Bound