MYSTERY AND SUPERNATURAL NOVELS
All titles are found in the YA area unless otherwise noted.
Buffie, M.†††† THE WARNINGS:† Rachel leads a lonely life with the old people she calls the Fossils until she receives psychic messages that let her know of a grave threat.
Carkeet, D.† †† SILENT TREATMENT:† Two friends take part in a town's annual treasure hunt, while trying to reconcile their difference in personalities.
Carroll, J.††††† DARKEST HOUR:† The fourth book in the Mediator series. Suze is a typical 16-year-old-except that she can see and communicate with ghosts.
Clements, A.† TREASURE OF PLUNDERELL MANOR:† Fourteen-year-old Laurel is hired as lady's maid to Alice Plunderell, an heiress threatened by her evil relatives.
Corbett, S.†††† DISCONTENTED GHOST:† The resident ghost of an English manor house vows to rid the property of its new American owner.
Donnelly, J.†† A NORTHERN LIGHT:† In 1906, 16 year-old Mattie, takes a job at a summer inn where she discovers the truth about the death of a guest. Based on a true story.
Duncan, L.†††† DONíT LOOK BEHIND YOU:† Seventeen-year-old April finds her comfortable life changed forever when death threats force her family to go into hiding.
Duncan, L.†††† KILLING OF MR. GRIFFIN:† A teenager casually suggests playing a cruel trick on the English teacher, but did he intend it to end with murder?
French, M.†††† CIRCLE OF REVENGE:† Robbie's participation in an experiment specializing in mind control leads to his discovery of a plot to torture political prisoners.
Gee, M.††††††† THE FIRE RAISER:† In 1915, Kitty Wix and her friends try to stop the arsonist who is terrifying their small New Zealand town.
Giles, G.†††††† DEAD GIRLS DONíT WRITE LETTERS:† Sunny is stunned when a total stranger shows up at her house posing as her older sister Jazz, who supposedly died out of town in a fire months earlier.
Grant, C. ††††† UNCLE VAMPIRE:† Two sisters know for sure their Uncle is a vampire who comes at night to drink their blood but fear makes them keep their terrible secret.
Hall, L.†††††††† A KILLING FREEZE:† Clarie sees her small town's winter festival disrupted and her father's snowmobile business threatened by a set of grisly multiple murders.
Hall, L.†††††††† RIDE A DARK HORSE:† Gusty finds herself in danger as she tries to prove her suspicions about dishonest breeding practices at the horse farm where she works.
Hoeye, M.†††† TIME STOPS FOR NO MOUSE:† When a mouse brings a watch into his shop to be repaired and then disappears, Hermux Tantam is caught up in a dangerous search for eternal youth as he tries to find out what happened to her.
Holland, I.†††† PERDITA:† A girl suffering from amnesia takes a job on a horse farm where she finds she rides well, yet is haunted by an elusive fear.
Horowitz, A.† POINT BLANK: An Alex Rider Adventure:† Alex continues his work as a spy for the British MI6, investigating an exclusive school for boys in the French Alps.
Katz, W. ††††† COME LIKE SHADOWS:† While working on a production of Macbeth, the company experiences a host of grisly "accidents" that all seem to revolve around the ancient mirror Kinny has found for a prop.
Katz, W.†††††† WITCHERY HILL:† Mike sees undeniable signs of witchcraft which seem directed at destroying his friends.
Kelleher, V.††† DEL-DEL:† A girl records how her family is devastated by her sister's death and by the bizarre behavior of her gifted younger brother, who seems to be possessed..
Kerr, M.E.†††† FELL:† A strange incident on prom night changes John's entire life, leading him to enroll in an private school under an assumed name. (First book in a series.)
Klause, A.†††† SILVER KISS:† A mysterious teenage boy harboring a dark secret helps Zoe come to terms with her mother's terminal illness.
J Fic Konigsburg ††††† FATHERíS ARCANE DAUGHTER:† A man's daughter appears at his home after being kidnapped seventeen years before and affects his new family.
Konigsburg† †† SILENT TO THE BONE: Accused of injuring his baby sister, a boy loses his power of speech.† Only his friend is able to find the truth about what happened.
Levitin, S.††††† INCIDENT AT LORING GROVE:† Two friends find a classmate murdered at a party with drugs and risk implicating themselves if they go to the police.
Mahy, M.†††† CHANGEOVER: a supernatural romance:† When her brother seems to become possessed by an evil spirit, Laura seeks the help of the strangely compelling boy.
Martin, A.†††† MISSING SINCE MONDAY:† When their sister doesn't come home from school, Maggie and her brother must face up to some dark secrets about their mother.
Mazer, N.††††† TAKING TERRI MUELLER:† Terri remembers only life with her father, but then discovers that he kidnapped her from her mother after a divorce.
J Fic Naylor†† FACES IN THE WATER:† On a summer visit with his grandmother, events from Danielís visit toYork reappear in mysterious ways. Sequel to Shadows on the Wall.
Naylor, P.††††† JADE GREEN: A ghost story:† Living with her uncle in a house haunted by a ghost orphaned Judith wonders if her one small transgression causes strange happenings.
J Fic Naylor†† SHADOWS ON THE WALL:† When visiting England, a young American is assailed by strange feelings of dread whenever he approaches some of the ancient landmarks of the city. First book of a trilogy.†††††
Nixon, J.L.†††† SECRET SILENT SCREAMS:† A girl is convinced her friend did not commit suicide but was a murder victim, and she endangers her own life to prove it.
Okimoto, J.D. WHO DID IT, JENNY LAKE?:† On vacation in Hawaii, two classmates take time out from having fun to investigate the murder of an elderly acquaintance.
Pascal, F.†††††† HANGINí OUT WITH CICI: Victoria suddenly finds herself back in time and involved with a trouble-prone girl like herself who has some very familiar ways.
Peck, R.††††††† VOICES AFTER MIDNIGHT:† a novel:† Two brothers uncover a mystery about the former tenants of their rental home when they slip back in time.
Petersen, P. J. LIARS:† Life in a remote town is boring for Sam and his friends, until his newly awakened ability to tell when a person is lying involves him in a series of events.
Pullman. P.††† THE RUBY IN THE SMOKE:† In nineteenth-century London, sixteen-year-old Sally, a recent orphan, becomes involved in a deadly search for a mysterious ruby.
Sleator, W.†††† THE SPIRIT HOUSE:† Julie investigates the suspicious behavior of an exchange student staying with her family.
Taylor, T.††††† THE WEIRDO:† Seventeen-year-old Chip Clewt fights to save the black bears in the Powhaten National Wildlife Refuge.
Wells, R.†††††† MAN IN THE WOODS:† Helen investigates what she considers the false arrest of a classmate and is nearly killed herself as her findings lead her into drug dealings.
Wells, R.†††††† THROUGH THE HIDDEN DOOR:† Two boys stumble upon the remains of an ancient underground civilization.
Westall, R.†††† GHOST ABBEY:† When her father takes her family to a old abbey in England, Maggie finds that she and the building are haunted by ghosts from their pasts.
Yarbo, C.Q.††† FLOATING ILLUSIONS:† After Millicent meets a stage magician on board an ocean liner, the cruise is disrupted by a series of apparently impossible murders.
Yep, L.†††††††† LIAR, LIAR:† Branded as a liar, a boy trying to prove his friend's death in a car crash was no accident finds himself stalked by a seemingly respectable businessman for a similar fate.
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