Children’s Fiction (J)

Author Title Call Number
Scream and Scream Again! : Spooky Stories from Mystery Writers of America
(396 pp.)
J Scream
AlexanderA Festival of Ghosts
When Jasper and Rosa are assigned to appease the ghosts haunting their school, they meet powerful spirit friends and a surprising enemy. (262 pp.)
J Alexander
BaptisteThe Jumbies
Corinne must call on her courage and an ancient magic to stop an evil spirit and save her island home. (234 pp.)
J Baptiste
BauerThe Blue Ghost
At her grandmother's log cabin, Liz makes contact with children she believes may be her ancestors. (85 pp.)
J Bauer
BellairsThe House with a Clock in Its Walls
Lewis moves into his magician uncle's mansion, which has a sinister clock ticking within its walls. (179 pp.)
J Bellairs
BrallierThe Last Kids on Earth
After a monster apocalypse hits town, Jack builds a team of friends to help slay the eerily intelligent monster known as Blarg. (225 pp.)
J Brallier
Ada and her friends face zombie rabbits, alien mobs, and puppet cartels as they explore their small town seeking Ada's missing twin sister. (313 pp.)
J Cannon
DeStefanoDreaming Dangerous
Plum and her friends share adventures in their dreams, but soon they discover alarming secrets about their school and its intentions. (201 pp.)
J DeStefano
FisherScare Scape
When Morton finds a creepy gargoyle buried in the yard of his new house, he and his siblings each make a wish—and unleash chaos. (298 pp.)
J Fisher
GidwitzA Tale Dark & Grimm
Hansel and Gretel walk out of their own story and into eight more tales, encountering many wicked, bloodthirsty creatures. (256 pp.)
J Gidwitz
HahnThe Ghost of Crutchfield Hall
Florence goes to live with her sickly cousin James, but the home has another resident, who means to do her and James harm. (155 pp.)
J Hahn
HarroldThe Imaginary
Amanda's imaginary playmate Rudger must elude evil Mr. Bunting, who hunts imaginaries. (221 pp.)
J Harrold
LoftinThe Sinister Sweetness of Splendid Academy
Lorelei and Andrew's new school is filled with a mysterious abundance of food at mealtimes and teachers who are up to no good. (282 pp.)
J Loftin
McKenzieThe Witches of Dredmoore Hollow
Kidnapped by his aunts, Elijah is whisked to Moaning Marsh, where he realizes they are witches who need him in order to break a curse. (264 pp.)
J McKenzie
PrellerHome Sweet Horror
After his mother's death, Liam and his family move to a new house for a fresh start, but Liam soon discovers the old house is haunted. (97 pp.)
J Preller
San SouciHaunted Houses
Ten scary stories about haunted houses, pirate treasure, and ghosts.
J San Souci
ShepardThe Shadow Hand
Rebecca and her friends must rescue her babysitting charge by surviving a chilling journey through the Nightmare Realm. (203 pp.)
J Shepard
SnyderThe Witches of Worm
Jessie is convinced the cat she finds is possessed by a witch and is responsible for her own strange behavior. (183 pp.)
J Snyder
StineWanted: The Haunted Mask
When she discovers an evil mask in a trunk and puts it on, Lu-Ann's Halloween turns into a real nightmare. (231 pp.)
J Stine
WhiteBeanstalker and Other Hilarious Scary Tales
Snow White is a vampire, Little Red Riding Hood is a zombie, and more in this collection of fractured fairy tales. (211 pp.)
J White
WrightThe Dollhouse Murders
A dollhouse filled with a ghostly light leads Amy and her sister to unravel the mystery surrounding grisly murders that took place years ago. (149 pp.)
J Wright

Children’s Illustrated Fiction (J Illus.)

Author Title Call Number
IrvingThe Legend of Sleepy Hollow
A superstitious schoolmaster has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman.
J Illus. Irving
McKissackOl' Clip-Clop: A Ghost Story
A mean and stingy lawyer out to evict a widow is followed by a ghostly rider.
J Illus. McKissack

Last Updated: 10/19


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