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Anya's Ghost by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.7.B77 Any 2011
Publication Date: 2011-06-07
Anya, embarrassed by her Russian immigrant family and self-conscious about her body, has given up on fitting in at school but falling down a well and making friends with the ghost there just may be worse.
Blue Bloods by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.D36967 B5 2006
Publication Date: 2006-05-01
Select teenagers from some of New York City's wealthiest and most socially prominent families learn a startling secret about their bloodlines.
The Blue Girl by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.D33954 B5 2004
Publication Date: 2004-10-07
New at her high school, Imogene enlists the help of her introverted friend Maxine and the ghost of a boy who haunts the school after receiving warnings through her dreams that soul-eaters are threatening her life.
Cirque du Freak by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.S5283 Ci 2001
Publication Date: 2004-04-01
Two boys who are best friends visit an illegal freak show, where an encounter with a vampire and a deadly spider forces them to make life-changing choices.
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.G1273 Co 2002
Publication Date: 2002-07-02
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
Doll Bones by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.B52878 Dol 2013
Publication Date: 2013-05-07
Zach, Alice, and Poppy, friends from a Pennsylvania middle school who have long enjoyed acting out imaginary adventures with dolls and action figures, embark on a real-life quest to Ohio to bury a doll made from the ashes of a dead girl.
Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery and Madness by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.P75152 E4 2004
Publication Date: 2004-08-10
Prepare yourself. You are about to enter a world where you will be shocked, terrified, and, though you'll be too scared to admit it at first, secretly thrilled. Here are four tales -- The Black Cat, The Masque of the Red Death, Hop-Frog, and The Fall of the House of Usher -- by the master of the macabre, Edgar Allan Poe.
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.M478267 Hol 2010
Publication Date: 2010-10-12
Sam LaCroix, a Seattle fast-food worker and college dropout, discovers that he is a necromancer, part of a world of harbingers, werewolves, satyrs, and one particular necromancer who sees Sam as a threat to his lucrative business of raising the dead.
The Monstrumologist by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.Y19197 Mon 2009
Publication Date: 2009-09-22
In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy a pod of Anthropophagi.
The Replacement by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.Y89592 Rep 2010
Publication Date: 2010-09-21
Sixteen-year-old Mackie Doyle knows that he replaced a human child when he was just an infant, and when a friend's sister disappears he goes against his family's and town's deliberate denial of the problem to confront the beings that dwell under the town, tampering with human lives.
The Seer of Shadows by
Call Number: JUV. PZ7.A953 Sf 2008
Publication Date: 2008-03-25
In New York City in 1872, fourteen-year-old Horace, a photographer's apprentice, becomes entangled in a plot to create fraudulent spirit photographs, but when Horace accidentally frees the real ghost of a dead girl bent on revenge, his life takes a frightening turn.