Karen Strong

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Debut author of middle-grade novel JUST SOUTH OF HOME (Simon & Schuster BFYR, Spring 2019).
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Spirit Hunters

WNDB is excited to host a cover reveal for SPIRIT HUNTERS by Ellen Oh, WNDB CEO and President. The book launches Summer 2017 from HarperCollins Children’s Books. Here’s a brief blurb: Harper Raine doesn’t like her new house from the.

Unbound: A Novel in Verse by Ann E. Burg…

Unbound - câștigătorul anului 2017 Categoria tineri Autor și ilustrator: Ann E.

The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste | May 2015

The Jumbies Tracey Baptiste ISBN 1616204141 A spine-tingling tale rooted in Caribbean folklore that will have readers holding their breath as they fly through its pages. Corinne La Mer isn’t afraid of.

The Crossroads (Haunted Mystery, #1) by Chris Grabenstein - funny and scary; page-turner; ghost story

Book When eleven-year-old Zack Jennings moves to Connecticut with his father and new stepmother, they must deal with the ghosts left behind by a terrible accident, as well as another kind of ghost from Zack's past.

ON THE DAY I DIED: STORIES FROM THE GRAVE by Candace Fleming. Ghost stories!!! Fleming collects the death-day tales of teens from across the decades, all of them having lived in and around Chicago. Stuck in a cemetery, Mike Kowalski gets to listen to them all over the course of one creepy night. While the stories are not too gruesome or violent, they are for kids 10 and up.

On the Day I Died: Stories from the Grave by Candace Fleming Schwartz & Wade/Random, Told by nine teen ghosts, this deliciously frightening collection of horror stories is not for the faint-hearted.

A little boy with an unfortunate birthmark, living in a perfectionist Germany, a pair of poor orphan brothers struggling to stay together in an economically divided United States, and a young girl dealing with racial segregation in California are three  harmonious notes of a chord within a world of dissonance. Each is lifted in their struggle in this modern framed fairy tale, by the pursuit of music and the passing of a very special harmonica. -Gaylie Rae

Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan: Lost and alone in a forbidden forest, Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a puzzling quest involving a prophecy, a promise, and a harmonica.