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Supernatural/Horror August 2015

Be Not Afraid by Cecilia Galante

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New in August 2015

13 Days of Midnight by Leo Hunt
Sixteen-year-old Luke has no idea what he's in for when he inherits his dad's Host of malevolent ghosts. Luke hasn't seen his dad, host of a TV show about the paranormal, for years. As the book opens, he learns about his father's death and his inheritance of some £4 million. In order to receive the money, he must sign a strange agreement written in Latin on vellum.

New in June 2015

Alive by Chandler Baker
A young woman's life-saving heart transplant leaves her feeling like an outsider in her own life until she meets a new guy with whom she experiences an undeniable magnetism. Stella is grateful to have survived surgery, but afterward she struggles with her family's and friends' tendency to treat her with kid gloves. Worse, she's plagued by a searing, inexplicable pain that strikes her at exactly the same time each day, making her doubt her sanity.

New in May 2015

Be Not Afraid by Cecilia Galante
Since her mother's suicide, high school junior Marin has been able to see others' pain as colors and shapes, but what she sees in the head of classmate Cassie, who forced her to participate in a weird conjoining rite, is much more frightening and deadly.

Archivist Wasp by Nicole Kornher-Stace
"A postapocalyptic ghosthunter escapes her dire fate by joining the ghost of a supersoldier on his quest to the underworld"--Provided by publisher.

Cuckoo Song by Frances Hardinge
In post-World War I England, eleven-year-old Triss nearly drowns in a millpond known as "The Grimmer" and emerges with memory gaps, aware that something is terribly wrong, and to try to set things right, she must meet a twisted architect who has designs on her family.

The Messengers by Edward Hogan
Frances can predict death, a horrifying gift that she's determined to fight.

New in April 2015

The Haunting of Sunshine Girl by Paige McKenzie
When Sunshine and her mother move from Texas to Washington State, Sunshine senses a ghostly presence that her mother can't see.

The Cemetery Boys by Heather Brewer
"When Stephen moves to the small Midwestern town where his father grew up, he quickly falls in with punk girl Cara and her charismatic twin brother Devon. But the town has a dark secret, and the twins are caught in the middle of it"--Provided by publisher.

Empire of Night by Kelley Armstrong (Age of Legends, book 2)
"Separated while trying to save the children of their village, twin sisters Ashyn and Moria must draw on all their power and influence to defeat enemies of legend and avert war in the empire"--Provided by publisher.

The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma
Orianna and Violet are ballet dancers and best friends, but when the ballerinas who have been harassing violet are murdered, Orianna is accused of the crime and sent to a juvenile detention center where she meets Amber and they experience supernatural events linking the girls together.

Instinct by Sherrilyn Kenyon (Chronicles of Nick, book 6)
"Nick has finally accepted his fate, now he must learn to defy his destiny, and the dark, deadly forces that will stop at nothing to destroy everyone he loves so that they can again return to the world of man and own it"--Provided by publisher

Sisters of Blood and Spirit by Kady Cross
Twin sisters, one living in the Shadow Lands--the realm of the dead-- and one in the land of the living, are called upon to try and save a boy and his friends who have been marked for death by a long-dead serial killer.

Don't Stay Up Late by R. L. Stine
After a terrible accident and the nightmares that follow, Lisa takes a babysitting job on Fear Street to take her mind off her troubles, but things get truly terrifying when a murderer strikes.  

New in March 2015

Feral Pride by Cynthia Leitich Smith (Feral Nights, book 3)
When Kayla's transformation to werecat is captured on video, she is seen as a threat and must avoid capture at all costs.

The Bargaining by Carly Anne West
Grieving and guilty over a friend's death, Penny is not surprised when her mother sends her to live with her father and stepmother, April, but when April takes her to help restore an old house in a dense forest, weird occurrences connected to missing children threaten Penny's safety and fragile mental health.

The Ruby Circle by Richelle Mead (Bloodlines, book 6)
With their romance exposed, Sydney and Adrian face the wrath of the Alchemists and the Moroi alike as Sydney hunts down a former nemesis and Adrian discovers a secret about spirit magic.

Sorceress by Claudia Gray (Spellcaster, book 3)
"Teenage witch Nadia must defeat the evil sorceress Elizabeth before Elizabeth gathers enough power to summon the One Beneath and destroy everything Nadia has worked to protect."--Provided by publisher.