It's October 1988 and Mike's Gang, a group of twelve-year-old boys known in their neighborhood as the experts on trick-or-treating, are once again planning to gather the biggest pile of the best candy as efficiently as possible. Realizing this may be their last Halloween together and seeking to outwit their arch-rivals, the pressure is on for this year's trick-or-treating plan to be their very best. Along their journey, they discuss all that's great about Halloween, reflect back on past candy-seeking adventures, and humorously interact with other kids while navigating through twists and turns that lead to a suspenseful, spooky, and ultimately fulfilling night none of them will ever forget. A Halloween to Remember is a feel-good, family fun Halloween story for the ages!
Jeffrey Janakus lives in Nevada. As a structural engineer by education, he worked for several years on the design of sports stadiums and arenas, then became an owners representative on large casino projects, and now owns his own general contracting business. He enjoys sports activities, music, adventure stories, movies, and traveling. He and his family love all aspects of Halloween from trick-or-treating to costume parties to haunted houses to eating candy! As such, they consider themselves "foremost experts" on the fun-filled holiday. While Jeff has written several technical papers in the past, this is his first novel.