Boo! (not-too-scary ghost stories)




(not-too-scary ghost stories)


Anya's Ghost by Vera Brosgol

In this spooky and sardonic graphic novel, 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.

Anya's Ghost


The Ghost and the Goth series by Stacey Kade

In this humorous and romantic series, high school homecoming queen Alona Dare finds herself newly dead, still stuck in high school and only able to communicate with one of the school's biggest losers.

The Ghost and the Goth   Queen of the Dead   Body and Soul

The Ghost and the Goth (#1)

Queen of the Dead (#2)

Body and Soul (#3)


Goodnight Family series by Rosemary Clement-Moore

Seventeen-year-old Amy Goodnight has long been the one who makes her family of witches seem somewhat normal to others, but while spending a summer with her sister caring for their aunt's farm, Amy becomes the center of weirdness when she becomes tied to a powerful ghost.

Texas Gothicv  

Texas Gothic (#1)


 The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

An orphaned toddler wanders into a graveyard and is raised by the ghosts and other supernatural creatures who live there.

The Graveyard Book


Hex Hall series by Rachel Hawkins

When Sophie attracts too much human attention for a prom-night spell gone horribly wrong, she is exiled to Hex Hall, an isolated reform school for wayward Prodigium, a.k.a. witches, faeries, and shapeshifters.

Hex Hall   Demonglass   Spell Bound

Hex Hall (#1)

Demonglass (#2)

Spell Bound (#3)


The Hollow series by Jessica Verday

In this mysterious paranormal romance series, Abbey must come to terms with the secrets that led to her best friend's disappearance.

The Hollow   The Haunted   The Hidden

The Hollow (#1)

The Haunted (#2)

The Hidden (#3) 


If I Stay series by Gayle Forman

A contemporary mystery series in which a single moment changes everything for 17-year-old Mia.

If I Stay   Where She Went   

If I Stay (#1)

Where She Went (#2)


In the Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters

Set in San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, 16-year-old Mary Shelley Black must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.

In the Shadow of Blackbirds


The Intertwined series by Gena Showalter

A paranormal romance series featuring Aden Stone, a 16-year-old who has four human souls living inside him.

Intertwined   Unraveled   Twisted

Intertwined (#1)

Unraveled (#2)

Twisted (#3)


Light series by Laura Whitcomb

After haunting people for 130 years, Helen meets a teenage boy who helps her unlock the secrets of her past.

A Certain Slant of Light   Under the Light

A Certain Slant of Light (#1)

Under the Light (#2)


The Mediator series by Meg Cabot

Part ghost story and part chick lit, this series follows Suze, a liason between the living and the dead.

Shadowland   The Ninth Key   Reunion   Darkest Hour   Haunted   Twilight   

Shadowland (#1)

The Ninth Key (#2)

Reunion (#3)

Darkest Hour (#4)

Haunted (#5)

Twilight (#6)


Ruined series by Paula Morris

A romantic paranormal mystery series set in the ghostly city of New Orleans

Ruined: A Novel   Unbroken: A Ruined Novel

Ruined: A Novel (#1)

Unbroken: A Ruined Novel (#2)


School Spirits by Rachel Hawkins

In this spin-off of Hawkins' Hex Hall series, fifteen-year-old Izzy, who comes from a long line of monster hunters, investigates a series of hauntings at her new high school.

School Spirits

School Spirits (#1)


Shade series by Jery Smith-Ready

Aura is devastated when her boyfriend Logan dies - but he's not entirely gone.

Shade   Shift   Shine

Shade (#1)

Shift (#2)

Shine (#3)


Shadow Falls series by C.C. Hunter

Shipped off to what her mother thought was a camp for troubled teens, Kylie Galen finds herself in the midst of a supernatural reform school.

Born at Midnight   Awake at Dawn   Taken at Dusk   Whispers at Moonrise   Chosen at Nightfall

Born at Midnight (#1)

Awake at Dawn (#2)

Taken at Midnight (#3)

Whispers at Moonrise (#4)

Chosen at Nightfall (#5)


Souls series by Mary Lindsey

 In this paranormal romance, Lenzi is torn between the living and the dead when she finds out that she is a Speaker, a reincarnated being charged with helping lost souls.

Shattered Souls

Shattered Souls (#1)