After her older sister dies from an apparent suicide and her body is found hanging upside down by one toe from a tree, sixteen-year-old Sophie starts to hear the same voices that drove her sister to a psychotic break. Grades 7-up.
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Teen Booklist Category: Horror & Scary Stories
Seventeen-year-old Lauren has visions of girls her own age who are gone without a trace, but while she tries to understand why they are speaking to her and whether she is next, Lauren has a brush with death and a shocking truth emerges, changing everything. Grades 9-up.
Inspired by H. G. Wells’s classic, The Island of Dr. Moreau: Dr. Moreau’s daughter, Juliet, travels to her estranged father’s island, only to encounter murder, medical horrors, and a love triangle. Grades 9-up.
Moving to the Jersey Shore home with her father after her mother’s death, Jen awakens a mysterious power she didn’t realize she had when she begins having visions of the home’s evil past. Grades 10-up.
After 3 years in juvenile detention, and months shy of release, Angela meets Jessica who is in shackles and in segregation. No one knows what she did to end up there, but creepy things begin to happen and it becomes clear that Jessica, with supernatural powers, is more dangerous than anyone expected. Grades 9-up.
Adopted by famous Pinkerton Agency Detective Hawking in 1895 New York, fourteen-year-old Carver Young hopes to find his birth father, but when he becomes involved in the pursuit of notorious killer Jack the Ripper, Carver discovers that finding the truth can be worse than ignorance. Grades 8-up.