Tagged with ghosts

I Woke Up Dead at the Mall by Judy Sheehan

When Sarah wakes up dead at the Mall of America, she learns that not only was she murdered,  her killer is still on the loose. I WOKE UP DEAD AT THE MALL is a terrifically fun, voicey YA  novel that  tackles some of life’s – and the afterlife’s – biggest questions. When you’re sixteen, you have … Continue reading

The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender

In this asylum, your mind plays tricks on you all the time… Delia’s new house isn’t just a house. Long ago, it was the Piven Institute for the Care and Correction of Troubled Females—an insane asylum nicknamed “Hysteria Hall.” However, many of the inmates were not insane, just defiant and strong willed. Kind of like … Continue reading

Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton

How did I get the book? I bought it Genre: Horror / Short Stories Synopsis: In an abandoned house, the ghosts gather. They argue, they laugh, and they tell their stories. Some tell their own stories, some tell stories they have heard elsewhere. Some of them are true, some are not. But each tale draws … Continue reading

The Girl from the Well by Rin Chupeco

How did I get the book? Netgalley, thank you Sourcebooks Fire Genre: Horror Synopsis: You may think me biased, being murdered myself. But my state of being has nothing to do with the curiosity toward my own species, if we can be called such. We do not go gentle, as your poet encourages, into that … Continue reading

I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson

How did I get the book? StorytellersInc Book Club Genre: Contemporary / Paranormal Synopsis: Jude and her twin Noah were incredibly close – until a tragedy drove them apart, and now they are barely speaking. Then Jude meets a cocky, broken, beautiful boy as well as a captivating new mentor, both of whom may just … Continue reading

13 Days of Midnight by Leo Hunt

How did I get the book? Received from publisher in exchange for an honest review Genre: Paranormal Synopsis: When Luke Manchett’s estranged father dies suddenly, he leaves his son a dark inheritance. Luke has been left in charge of his father’s ghost collection: eight restless spirits. They want revenge for their long enslavement, and in … Continue reading

Portraits of Celina by Sue Whiting

How did I get the book? Netgalley, thank you Capstone Young Readers Genre: Mystery / Paranormal Synopsis: Make him pay, Bayley. Make him pay. It’s as if the wooden chest is luring me, urging me to open it – daring me almost. Open me up. Look inside. Come on, just for a second; it won’t … Continue reading