GHOSTS

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FICTION

Atwood, Megan
The Bridge of Death (The Paranormalist bk. 4)
JUV A893.b YA
Jinx is the top paranormal investigator at her high school, and she has a blog to prove it. Jackson is a jock by day and Jinx's ghost-hunting partner by night --former partner, anyway. After a shakeup in the Paranormalists' operation, the two ex-best friends are on the outs, and at the worst possible time. Because a deadly supernatural threat is putting their classmates in harm's way.  2012

Atwood, Megan
The Haunting of Apartment 101 (The Paranormalist bk. 1)
JUV A893.h YA
When popular, pretty classmate asks best friends Jinx and Jackson, high school sophomores, to investigate a haunting at her father's apartment, Jackson is sympathetic and convinces Jinx to trust him, despite her skepticism about Emily's true intentions.  2012.

Atwood, Megan
The Mayhem on Mohawk Avenue (The Paranormalist bk. 3)
JUV A893.m YA
High schoolers Jinx and Jackson investigate a new student's claim that ghosts are following him.  2012.

Atwood, Megan
The Terror of Black Eagle Tavern (The Paranormalist bk. 2)
JUV A893.t YA
Todd, a quarterback and popular senior, asks Jinx and Jackson to investigate a haunting at his family's tavern, where glasses move on their own and voices whisper horrible things each time Todd and his brother are fighting.  2012.

Baguchinsky, Jill
Spookygirl: Paranormal Investigator
JUV B1484.s YA
Fifteen-year-old Violet can see ghosts and communicate with the dead, so it's up to her to uncover the truth behind the school's paranormal activity and to finish the investigation that led to her mother's untimely death.  2012.

Blake, Kendare
Anna Dressed In Blood
JUV B574.a YA
For three years, seventeen-year-old Cas Lowood has carried on his father's work of dispatching the murderous dead, traveling with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat, but everything changes when he meets Anna, a girl unlike any ghost he has faced before.  2011.

Blake, Kendare
Girl of Nightmares
JUV B574.g YA
Months after Anna Korlov opened a door to Hell and sacrificed herself for seventeen-year-old ghost hunter Cas Lowood, persistent visions of Anna being tortured cause Cas to decide to save her as she once saved him.  2012.

Block, Francesca Lia
Teen Spirit
JUV B62.t YA
Julie wanted nothing more than to feel connected to her deceased grandmother, but when she actually makes contact with the other side it's not her grandmother that responds, but a spirit that has its own sinister agenda.  2014.

Casella, Jody
Thin Space
JUV C25726.t YA
Consumed by guilt and secrets about his twin brother's death, Marsh Windsor is looking for a thin space--a place where the barrier between this world and the next is thin enough for a person to cross over--in hopes of setting things right.  2013.

Clement-Moore, Rosemary
Spirit and Dust
JUV C5827.s YA
Waking up in a mob boss's guest bedroom, psychic detective Daisy Goodnight 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.  2013.

Crewe, Megan
Give Up The Ghost
JUV C8622.g YA
Sixteen-year-old Cass's only friends are her dead sister and the school ghosts who feed her gossip that she uses to make students face up to their bad behavior, but when a popular boy asks for her help, she begins to reach out to the living again.  2009.

Del Negro, Janice
Passion and Poison
JUV D37989.p YA
Contains eight short stories about female ghosts, all authored by Janice Del Negro.  2007.

Dunkle, Clara
House of Dead Maids
JUV D91193.h YA
Eleven-year-old Tabby Aykroyd, who would later serve as housekeeper for thirty years to the Brönte sisters, is taken from an orphanage to a ghost-filled house, where she and a wild young boy are needed for a pagan ritual.  2010.

Hartnett, Sonya
Ghost's Child
JUV H256.g. YA
When a mysterious child appears in her living room one day, the elderly Maddy tells him the story of her love for the wild and free-spirited Feather, who tried but failed to live a conventional life with her, and her search for him on a fantastical voyage across the seas.  2008.

Howe, Katherine
Conversion
JUV H82985.c YA
When girls start experiencing strange tics and other mysterious symptoms at Colleen's high school, her small town of Danvers, Massachusetts, falls victim to rumors that lead to full-blown panic, and only Colleen connects their fate to the ill-fated Salem Village, where another group of girls suffered from a similarly bizarre epidemic three centuries ago.  2014.

Jacques, Brian
Seven Strange and Ghostly Tales
JUV J164.s YA
A collection of seven creepy stories.  1991

Johnson, Maureen
Madness Underneath (Shades of London bk 2)
JUV J6199.m YA
After her near-fatal run-in with the Jack the Ripper copycat, Rory Devereaux is back in London to help solve a new string of inexplicable deaths plaguing the city"-- Provided by publisher Rory Devereaux 's brush with the Ripper touched her more than she thought possible: she's become a human terminus, with the power to eliminate ghosts on contact. She soon finds out that the Shades-- London's secret ghost-fighting police-- are investigating a string of inexplicable deaths. Rory finds evidence that the deaths are not coincidental, and must convince the squad to listen to her before it's too late.  2013.

Johnson, Maureen
Name of the Stars (Shades of London bk 1)
JUV J6199.n YA
Rory, of Boueuxlieu, Louisiana, is spending a year at a London boarding school when she witnesses a murder by a Jack the Ripper copycat and becomes involved with the very unusual investigation.  2011.

Johnson, Maureen
The Shadow Cabinet (Shades of London bk 3)
"Rory, Callum and Boo are still reeling from a series of tragic events, while new dangers lurk around the city from Jane and her nefarious organization"-- Provided by publisher.  2015.

 Kephart, Beth
Nothing But Ghosts
JUV K433.n YA
After her mother's death, sixteen-year-old Katie copes with her grief by working in the garden of an old estate, where she becomes intrigued by the story of a reclusive millionaire, while her father, an art restorer, manages in his own way to come to terms with the death of his wife.  2009.

Langrish, Katherine
Shadow Hunt
JUV L2644.s YA
Wolf, on the run from the oppressive monastery where he was raised, rescues a strange child on Devil's Edge, home of ghosts and demons. He takes her to a grand castle hoping to win the favor of its ruler and strikes up an unlikely friendship with a girl named Nest, thinking he's finally found a place to call home. But dark forces are conspiring against Wolf and Nest, and a sinister enemy is looming closer than they could ever realize.  2010.

Levithan, David
Marly's Ghost
JUV L577296.m YA
The spirit of Ben's girlfriend Marly returns with three other ghosts to haunt him with a painful journey though Valentine's Days past, present, and future.  2006.

Maxwell, Katie
Circus of the Darned
JUV M453.c YA
Fran, who has psychic abilities and travels throughout Europe with her mother and circus friends, is looking forward to her first date with Ben, a vampire who insists she is his Beloved. Their first date is interrupted however when Ben not only goes missing, but Fran unwittingly summons a band of Viking ghosts who love to pillage and think she's a goddess needing help battling the god Loki.  2006.

Moriarty, Jaclin
The Ghosts of Ashbury High
JUV M8196.g YA
Student essays, scholarship committee members' notes, and other writings reveal interactions between a group of modern-day students at an exclusive New South Wales high school and their strange connection to a young Irishman transported to Australia in the early 1800s.  2010.

Morris, Paula
Dark Souls
JUV M83423.d YA
Sixteen-year-old Miranda Tennant arrives in York, England, with her parents and brother, trying to recover from the terrible accident that killed her best friend, and while in the haunted city she falls in love for the first time as two boys, one also suffering from a great loss and the other a ghost, fight for her attentions.  2011.

Morris, Paula
Ruined
JUV M83423.r YA
Rebecca goes to New Orleans to stay with her aunt and sees the destruction of Hurricane Katrina and meets a ghost girl named Lisette.  2009.

Singer, Marilyn
Ghost Host
JUV S6196.g YA
Sixteen-year-old football star Bart Hawkins seeks a way to rid his house of a nasty poltergeist without losing the nine friendly ghosts also haunting it, in return for which they agree to help him win the championship game.  1987.

Winters, Cat
In the Shadow of Blackbirds
JUV W7352.i YA
In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to séances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.  2013.