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All Things Scary: Ghost Stories

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Gustav Gloom and the People Taker
by Adam-Troy Castron Details
Fernie What, an adventurous young horror fan, moves into the house across the street from the dark mansion of a mysterious boy whose residence is haunted by evil shadows.
Rise of the Balloon Goons
by Troy Cummings Details
Alexander has just moved into Stermont, but the elementary school is being torn down, his new classroom is located in the hospital morgue, a notebook he finds is full of information about monsters--and everywhere he turns there are spooky balloon men determined to attack him.
by Holly Webb Details
While others at St. Bridget's Home for Abandoned Girls dream of adoption, Rose wants only a job and independence until she is hired as maid to Mr. Fountain, an alchemist, and realizes that she, like his grand residence, is filled with magic.
The Doll Graveyard
by Lois Ruby Details
Shelby and Brian Tate have heard heated voices crying out in the night. They've noticed the unsettling way things move around on their own. But the most chilling thing about their new home is the cemetery someone's built out back. The graves are tiny, only big enough for dolls. And the dolls won't stay buried.
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Hauntings Novels
The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman Details
After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own.
The Luck Uglies
by Paul Durham Details
Eleven-year-old Rye O'Chanter and her two friends delve into the secret lore of their village when mysterious creatures of legend reappear on the night of the Black Moon, leading them to the notorious secret society, the Luck Uglies.
The Terror Behind the Mask
by P.J. Night Details
When her dad brings home a mask that looks like the boogeyman that has haunted her dreams, Jasmine resolves to get rid of it, but the mask will not go willingly.
The Titanic Locket
by Suzanne Weyn Details
After opening a locket at the Haunted Museum in England before embarking on a cruise aboard the Titanic 2, Samantha notices strange things during the voyage and her sister begins calling her by a different name.
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Haunted Museum
Zero to Hero
by Henry Winkler Details
When Billy Broccoli moves into his new house, he discovers Hoover Porterhouse, a teenage ghost, is haunting his room, and he helps Billy get in style, stand up to bullies, and conquer his new school.
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Ghost Buddy
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