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These are scary stories for older readers.  Authors with links have written other scary books. Be sure to check them out, too!
 
These are scary stories for older readers.  Authors with links have written other scary books. Be sure to check them out, too!
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?wolves+of+willoughby+chase '''The Wolves of Willoughby Chase'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?aiken+joan Joan Aiken].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?wolves+of+willoughby+chase '''The Wolves of Willoughby Chase'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?aiken+joan Joan Aiken].
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?seer+of+shadows '''The Seer of Shadows'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?avi avi].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?seer+of+shadows '''The Seer of Shadows'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?avi+1937 Avi].
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?House+with+a+clock+in+its+walls '''The House with a Clock in Its Walls'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?bellairs+john John Bellairs].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?serafina+and+the+black+cloak '''Serafina and the Black Cloak'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?Beatty+Robert+1963 Robert Beatty].
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?Doctor+illuminatus '''Doctor Illuminatus'''] by Martin Booth.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?House+with+a+clock+in+its+walls '''The House with a Clock in Its Walls'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?bellairs+john John Bellairs].
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?skeleton+man '''The Skeleton Man'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?bruchac+joseph Joseph Bruchac].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Doctor+illuminatus '''Doctor Illuminatus'''] by Martin Booth.
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?gideon+the+cutpurse '''Gideon the Cutpurse: Being the First Part of the Gideon Trilogy'''] by Linda Buckley-Archer.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?skeleton+man+bruchac '''The Skeleton Man'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?bruchac+joseph Joseph Bruchac].
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?tarot+says+beware '''Tarot Says Beware'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?byars+betsy Betsy Byars].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9/?searchtype=X&searcharg=t%3A+gideon+the+cutpurse++a%3A+Linda+Buckley-Archer&searchscope=9&sortdropdown=-&SORT=D&extended=0&SUBMIT=Search&searchlimits=&searchorigarg=tgideon+the+cutpurse '''Gideon the Cutpurse: Being the First Part of the Gideon Trilogy'''] by Linda Buckley-Archer.
  
*[http://166.61.234.92/search/t?ghost+of+poplar+point '''The Ghost of Poplar Point'''] by [http://166.61.234.92/search/a?defelice+cynthia Cynthia DeFelice].
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?tarot+says+beware '''Tarot Says Beware'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?byars+betsy Betsy Byars].
  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ghost+of+poplar+point '''The Ghost of Poplar Point'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?defelice+cynthia Cynthia DeFelice].
  
*J Delaney, Joseph. THE REVENGE OF THE WITCH. Young Tom, the seventh son of a seventh son, starts work as an apprentice for the village spook, whose job is to protect ordinary folk from "ghouls, boggarts, and all manner of wicked beasties."
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?revenge+of+the+witch '''The Revenge of the Witch'''] and the rest of [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?the+last+apprentice '''The Last Apprentice series'''] by Joseph Delaney.
  
J Gaiman, Neil. THE GRAVEYARD BOOK. Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tgraveyard+book/tgraveyard+book/1%2C5%2C10%2CB/exact&FF=tgraveyard+book&1%2C6%2C '''The Graveyard Book'''] by Neil Gaiman.
  
J Grabenstein, Chris. THE CROSSROADS. When eleven-year-old Zack Jennings moves to Connecticut with his father and new stepmother, they must deal with the ghosts left behind by a terrible accident, as well as another kind of ghost from Zack's past.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?crossroads+grabenstein '''The Crossroads'''] by Chris Grabenstein.
  
*J Hahn, Mary Downing. THE OLD WILLIS PLACE: A GHOST STORY. Tired of the rules that have bound them ever since "the bad thing happened," twelve-year-old Diana ignores her brother's warnings and befriends the daughter of the new caretaker, setting in motion events that lead to the release of the spirit of an evil, crazy woman who once ruled the old Willis place.  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?old+willis+place '''The Old Willis Place'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?hahn+mary+downing Mary Downing Hahn].
J Hardinge, Fraces. WELL WITCHED. Three friends fall prey to the demands of the Well Witch when they trespass in her wishing well and steal some coins.
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J Hunter, Mollie. A STRANGER CAME ASHORE. Robbie struggles to save his sister from a selkie, a seal who assumes the shape of a man to lure away young women.  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?well+witched '''Well Witched'''] by Frances Hardinge.
  
J Hurston, Zora Neale. THE SKULL TALKS BACK. Spooky, chilling, and fantastical, this collection of six scary tales will send shivers up your spine!
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?stranger+came+ashore '''A Stranger Came Ashore'''] by Molly Hunter.
  
J Kehret, Peg. THE GHOST’S GRAVE. Apprehensive about spending the summer in Washington State with his Aunt Ethel when his parents get an overseas job, twelve-year-old Josh soon finds adventure when he meets the ghost of a coal miner.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?skull+talks+back '''The Skull Talks Back'''] by Zora Neale Hurston.
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:Learn more about [[Their Eyes Were Watching God|Zora Neale Hurston]].
  
J SC (Story Collection) McKissack, Pat. THE DARK THIRTY. A collection of ghost stories with African American themes, designed to be told during the Dark Thirty--the half hour before sunset--when ghosts seem all too believable.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?ghost's+grave '''The Ghost Grave'''] by Peg Kehret.
  
J Montes, Marisa. SOMETHING WICKED’S IN THOSE WOODS. When their parents are killed in an accident, eleven-year-old Javier and his younger brother leave their home in Puerto Rico to go live with their aunt in Northern California, where a ghost from an unsolved crime and Javi's new-found psychokinetic powers make their adjustment all the harder.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dark+thirty '''The Dark Thirty'''] ed. Pat McKissack.
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:A colelction of ghost stories with African-American themes.
  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?elizabeth+and+zenobia '''Elizabeth and Zenobia'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?miller+jessica+1985 Jessica Miller].
  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?something+wicked's+in+those+woods '''Something Wicked's in Those Woods'''] by Marisa Montes.
  
J Napoli, Donna Jo. THREE DAYS. When her father suddenly dies while on a business trip leaving her alone on an Italian highway, eleven-year-old Jackie worries what will happen when she is picked up by two men with unknown motives.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?three+days+napoli '''Three Days'''] by Donna Jo Napoli.
  
J Nixon, Joan Lowry. THE SPECTER. When Dina is in the hospital, she has a terrified roommate – a girl who thinks that the man who killed her father is trying to kill her.  
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* '''The Specter''' by Joan Lowry Nixon.
  
J Reiss, Kathryn. SWEET MISS HONEYWELL’S REVENGE: A GHOST STORY. Just before her mother is to remarry and her stepfamily is set to move in, twelve-year-old Zibby gradually realizes that her antique dollhouse is haunted by ghosts, one of whom is out for revenge.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Sweet+miss+honeywell's+revenge '''Sweet Miss Honeywell's Revenge: A Ghost Story'''] by Kathryn Reiss.
  
J Roberts, Willo. SCARED STIFF. When their mother disappears, two brothers begin a dangerous search.  
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?scared+stiff+roberts '''Scared Stiff'''] by Willo Roberts.
  
J SC (Story Collection). THAT GHOST’S FOR YOU: THIRTEEN SCARY STORIES. An international collection of spine-tingling stories, including such titles as "Bigger than Death," "The Airi," and "The Man Who Sang to Ghosts."
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?that's+ghost's+for+you '''That's Ghost's For You: Thirteen Scary Stories'''].
  
*J San Souci, Robert D. DOUBLE DARE TO BE SCARED: ANOTHER THIRTEEN CHILLING TALES. These diverse scary stories include fantasy, science fiction, and ghost tales.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?double+dare+to+be+scared '''Double Dare to be Scared: Another Thirteen Chilling Tales'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/asan+souci+robert/asan+souci+robert/1%2C2%2C37%2CB/exact&FF=asan+souci+robert+d&1%2C36%2C Robert San Souci].
  
J Stewart, Paul. THE CURSE OF THE NIGHT WOLF. Soon after Victorian messenger Barnaby Grimes is attacked by a huge beast while crossing London's rooftops, he becomes entangled in a mystery involving patent medicine, impoverished patients, and very expensive furs.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?curse+of+the+night+wolf '''The Curse of the Night Wolf'''] by Paul Stewart.
  
J Turner, Ann. ROSEMARY’S WITCH. When Rosemary moves into a new house, she discovers a witch living nearby who once lived in the house and wants it back.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?rosemary's+witch '''Rosemary's Witch'''] by Ann Turner.
  
*J Wallace, Barbara Brooks. PEPPERMINTS IN THE PARLOR. Sent to San Francisco to live with beloved aunt and uncle, newly orphaned Emily expectantly enters their once-happy mansion only to find unimaginable horrors.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?peppermints+in+the+parlor '''Peppermints in the Parlor'''] by Barbara Brooks Wallace.
  
*J Westall, Robert. THE STONES OF MUNCASTER CATHEDRAL. Soon after steeplejack Joe Clarke begins work on one of the spires of Muncaster's medieval cathedral, terrible things start to happen and Joe realizes that there is a malevolent force connected to the spire's gargoyle.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?stones+of+muncaster+cathedral '''The Stones of Muncaster Cathedral'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?westall+robert Robert Westall].
  
J Wood, Don. INTO THE VOLCANO: A GRAPHIC NOVEL. While their parents are away doing research, brothers Duffy and Sumo Pugg go with their cousin, Mister Come-and-Go, to Kokalaha Island, where they meet Aunt Lulu and become trapped in an erupting volcano.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?into+the+volcano+a+graphic+novel '''Into the Volcano: A Graphic Novel'''] by Don Wood.
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?dollhouse+murders '''The Dollhouse Murders'''] by [http://aries.jmrl.org/search/a?wright+betty+ren Betty Ren Wright].
  
*J Wright, Betty Ren. THE DOLLHOUSE MURDERS. A dollhouse filled with a ghostly light in the middle of the night and dolls that have moved from where she last left them lead Amy and her sister to unravel the mystery surrounding grisly murders that took place years ago.
 
  
  
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[[Category:Juvenile Fiction]]
 
[[Category:Juvenile Fiction]]
 
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Latest revision as of 21:01, 19 September 2018

Article in Juvenile Fiction and Horror categories.

These are scary stories for older readers. Authors with links have written other scary books. Be sure to check them out, too!

Learn more about Zora Neale Hurston.
A colelction of ghost stories with African-American themes.
  • The Specter by Joan Lowry Nixon.