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Delightfully Dead: Books About Ghosts @ SCCLD

Dead River
Dead River By Balog, Cyn Book - 2013 / SF BALOG CYN Available in some locations

Annotation:A rafting trip turns deadly when ghosts start turning up and want something from high school senior Kiandra that she isn't sure she can give them.

Anna Dressed in Blood
Anna Dressed in Blood By Blake, Kendare Book - 2011 / FICTION BLAKE KENDARE Available in some locations

Annotation:For 3 years, 17-yr-old Cas has carried on his father's work of dispatching the murderous dead, traveling with his witch mother and their cat, but everything changes when he meets Anna, a girl unlike any ghost he has faced before.

Blink Once
Blink Once By Busby, Cylin Book - 2012 / FICTION BUSBY CYLIN Available in some locations

Annotation:West, a senior with everything going for him until an accident leaves him paralyzed, connects with Olivia, a patient in the hospital, who seems to understand his dreams and nightmares.

Spirit and Dust
Spirit and Dust By Clement-Moore, Rosemary Book - 2013 / FICTION CLEMENT ROSEMAR Available in some locations

Annotation:Psychic detective Daisy is forced to use her ability to speak with ghosts in order to search throughout the country to locate her captor's daughter and discover the identity of the Black Jackal.

Notes From Ghost Town
Notes From Ghost Town By Ellison, Kate Book - 2013 / FICTION ELLISON KATE Available in some locations

Annotation:Young artist Olivia struggles to keep her sanity as she unravels the mystery of her first love's death through his ghostly visits.

The Dark Between
The Dark Between By Gensler, Sonia Book - 2013 / FICTION GENSLER SONIA Available in some locations

Annotation:3 teens in Victorian Cambridge spend the summer at a college and soon discover that their hosts, the Metaphysical Society, may be conducting sinister experiments.

The Dead and Buried
The Dead and Buried By Harrington, Kim Book - 2013 / FICTION HARRING KIM Available in some locations

Annotation:Jade uncovers a murder mystery when she moves into a house haunted by the ghost of a beautiful, mean girl who ruled Jade's high school.

Far Far Away
Far Far Away By McNeal, Tom Book - 2013 J/ FICTION MCNEAL TOM Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 32 copies

Annotation:When Jeremy's ability to speak to the ghost of Jacob Grimm draws the interest of his classmate Ginger, the two find themselves at the center of a series of disappearances.

How to Lead A Life of Crime
How to Lead A Life of Crime By Miller, Kirsten Book - 2013 / FICTION MILLER KIRSTEN Available in some locations

Annotation:A teenaged pickpocket, haunted by the ghost of his brother, is recruited for Mandel Academy, a school for criminals where only one student survives each semester.

Strands of Bronze and Gold
Strands of Bronze and Gold By Nickerson, Jane Book - 2013 / FICTION NICKERS JANE Available in some locations

Annotation:After the death of her father in 1855, 17-yr-old Sophia goes to live with her godfather at his gothic mansion, Wyndriven Abbey, in Mississippi, where many secrets lie hidden.

Thorn Abbey
Thorn Abbey By Ohlin, Nancy Book - 2013 / FICTION OHLIN NANCY Available in some locations

Annotation:When Tess transfers to Thorn Abbey, she quickly falls for Max but he is still mourning the death of his girlfriend, Becca, and Becca's ghost is not ready to let him go.

Life After Theft
Life After Theft By Pike, Aprilynne Book - 2013 / SF PIKE APRILYN Available in some locations

Annotation:Jeff is the only one who can see Kimberlee, a ghost with a lot of (stolen) baggage. To help her move on, Jeff must return everything she stole when she was alive.

Break My Heart 1,000 Times
Break My Heart 1,000 Times By Waters, Daniel Book - 2012 / FICTION WATERS DANIEL Available in some locations

Annotation:In the aftermath of the Event, which made seeing the dead a part of life, Veronica and her friend Kirk investigate why the ghosts seem to be gaining power .

Absent By Williams, Katie Book - 2013 / FICTION WILLIAM KATIE Available in some locations

Annotation:17-yr-old Paige died in a fall off the high school roof and now her spirit is bound to the school grounds, along with Brooke and Evan, two other teen ghosts who died there.

In the Shadow of Blackbirds
In the Shadow of Blackbirds By Winters, Cat Book - 2013 / FICTION WINTERS CAT Available in some locations

Annotation:In 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, 16-yr-old Mary watches mourners flock to séances for comfort and must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.

Paper Valentine
Paper Valentine By Yovanoff, Brenna Book - 2013 / SF YOVANOF BRENNA Available in some locations

Annotation:Followed everywhere by the ghost of her recently deceased best friend, Hannah investigates the serial murders of young girls in her community.


Do you like creepy ghosts, séances and Ouija boards? These ghostly books are just for you.

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