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A Dark and Hollow Star

by Ashley Shuttleworth
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: contemporary, dark fantasy, paranormal, occult & supernatural

“Beautifully written and deliciously complex…I couldn’t get enough.” —Nicki Pau Preto, author of the Crown of Feathers series
The Cruel Prince meets City of Bones in this thrilling urban fantasy set in the magical underworld of Toronto that follows a queer cast of characters racing to stop a serial killer whose crimes could expose the hid …


Grave Message

by Mary Jennifer Payne
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: paranormal, occult & supernatural, death & dying, law & crime

Jaylin is studying for a stressful English exam when she receives a message from her best friend, Fatima.

The thing is, Fatima died a year ago in a terrible traffic accident. At first, Jaylin thinks someone is playing a horrible prank, but as the texts become more detailed, containing secrets that just the two of them shared, Jaylin realizes she’s …



by Kate Story
edition: Paperback
tagged: paranormal, occult & supernatural, lgbt, canada

Disguised as a boy, Dor volunteers to work with Guiglielmo Marconi on his wireless radio experiments in St. John's, Newfoundland. But forces beyond nature are also at play, and Dor may have to sabotage Marconi's efforts in order to save her mother from the fairies who have kidnapped her.


Coffee Shop Between the Verses

by Éric Desmarais
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 16
  • Grade: 7 to 11
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, paranormal, occult & supernatural, short stories

Jackie sometimes likes to have conversations with the characters, and as he reads five novellas in the small Ontario town of Baker...

In The Ridiculous Adventures of Felix Felicitous, the grumpy Felix is thrown into an adventure through time, despite his protestations.

In Only Human, Rachel has accidentally signed up for the University of Monsters. …


The Life and Deaths of Frankie D.

by Colleen Nelson
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: contemporary, paranormal, occult & supernatural, magical realism

A fantastical novel from award-winning author Colleen Nelson, about a hundred-year-old side show and a girl with no past.

Frankie doesn’t trust easily. Not others and not even herself. Found in an alley when she was a child, she has no memory of who she is or why she was left there. Recurring dreams about a hundred-year-old carnival side show, a p …

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