LA 'Haunted Hayride' brainchild pens new book

It's that time of year! With Halloween fast approaching, many people are taking advantage of the season to enjoy and be frightened by the Los Angeles Haunted Hayride.

This is the ninth year for the hayride at the old LA Zoo in Griffith Park.

This year's event is called 'Clown' and it features four different zones to frighten you.

The Los Angeles Haunted Hayride is the brainchild of Melissa Carbone.

She also has a new book out: 'Ready, Fire, Aim: How I Turned a Hobby Into an Empire' in which she reveals secrets and advice for turning career dreams into reality.