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The Egyptian Mirror

by Michael Bedard
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: african, mysteries & detective stories, thrillers & suspense, paranormal

A darkly fantastic middle-grade mystery with the ominous atmosphere loved by fans of Jonathan Auxier and Jonathan Stroud

Thirteen-year-old Simon’s life has been knocked askew ever since his family moved into his deceased grandfather’s house. First there’s his eccentric neighbor Mr. Hawkins, who is laid up with a broken leg. Simon’s mother be …

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The Druid and the Dragon

by Kristin Butcher
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 11
  • Grade: 4 to 6
tagged: fantasy & magic, paranormal, visionary & metaphysical

Maeve is a simple farm girl who daydreams when she should be doing chores. She gets lost in her own wild imaginings so often that folks think there's something wrong with the girl who sells eggs in the village.

Maeve meets a Druid seer who tells her she has the gift of sight and offers to help her develop her gift, but Maeve has a hard time believi …

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Ghost Stories from Old Newfoundland

by Charis Cotter, illustrated by Genevieve Simms
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: ghost stories, thrillers & suspense, paranormal

The whole world seemed to tilt at that moment, like a painting on a wall that gets knocked a little crooked. Everything she had known as real up until now was slightly altered, and she seemed to be standing on the edge of a huge, dark, trembling world that was just a little different than it had been one minute before. Ghosts were real.

There is no …

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The Cobra Queen

by Tara Moss
  • age: 14 to 17
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: paranormal, mysteries & detective stories

The latest in the paranormal Pandora English series from the author of the bestselling Mak Vanderwall books.

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An Old Man’s Winter Night

Ghostly Tales

narrator Tom Dawe
edition: Audiobook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: ghost stories, adaptations, paranormal

 

An Old Man’s Winter Night: Ghostly tales is the newest collection of ghost stories by Tom Dawe, one of Newfoundland and Labrador’s most distinguished writers.

The stories, all based on ones Dawe himself has collected across the province over the years, include tales of visitations both malevolent and benign. There are stories of ghostly galleon …

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Tales from the Fringes of Fear

by Jeff Szpirglas, illustrated by Steven P. Hughes
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: horror & ghost stories, short stories, paranormal

Most kids don’t have to stress about things like exotic insects with a taste for human flesh when they go to class. But students at this school have to be ever vigilant. You never know when a supernatural pastry or a clay monster bent on revenge might be lurking just around the corner. Even a simple field trip to a local animal sanctuary can hav …

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Weird Stories Gone Wrong 6-Book Bundle

Carter and the Curious Maze / Myles and the Monster Outside / Jake and the Giant Hand / and 3 others

by Philippa Dowding
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: fantasy & magic, paranormal

They’re troubling. They’re bizarre. And they JUST might be true. They’re Weird Stories Gone Wrong.

Here are six spectacularly spooky books from acclaimed children’s author Philippa Dowding that will have you wondering about tall tales, giant flies, and mysterious monsters in the dark.

Jake and the Giant Hand—Book #1
Jake doesn’t really be …

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Ghost of the Mill House

by Margriet Ruurs, illustrated by Claudia Dávila
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: humorous stories, country life, paranormal

Just when Josh starts to think his break from school is going to be all chores and no cheer, his best friend, Mark, invites him to spend their break helping restore a historic home and mill in Oregon. With the help of their friends Angela and Mary Jane, and under the watchful eye of Aunt Sue and Uncle Doug, the kids spend weeks fixing up the groun …

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