Category Archives: Supernatural

Houdini and Me – Dan Gutman

Houdini and Me – Dan Gutman. Holiday House, 2021. 9780823445158 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: supernatural/ghost story  What did you like about the book?  11-year-old Harry Mancini is an expert on … Continue reading

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The Lost Book of the White (The Eldest Curses, Book 2) by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu

  The Lost Book of the White (The Eldest Curses, Book 2) by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu. Margaret K. McElderry Books, (9781481495127), 2020 Format:  Hardcover Genre: Fantasy Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What … Continue reading

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Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava, #4) by Roshani Chokshi

Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava, #4) by Roshani Chokshi. Disney Hyperion, 9781368013864, 2021 Format: Hardcover, 389 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Adventure/Supernatural Fiction What did you like about the book? Book four in … Continue reading

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Tono Monogatari by Shigeru Mizuki

Tono Monogatari by Shigeru Mizuki. Translated by Zack Davisson. Drawn & Quarterly, 2021. 9781770464360 Format: Paperback graphic novel Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Fantasy/folklore What did you like about the book? The folkloric tales … Continue reading

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The Longest Night of Charlie Noon – Christopher Edge

         The Longest Night of Charlie Noon – Christopher Edge, Delacorte, (9780593173084), c2019, 2020  Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Mystery/Suspense/Survival What did you like about the book? Charlie’s new … Continue reading

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Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston

Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston. Balzer & Bray, 9780062975164, 2021  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: ARC Genre: Fantasy/adventure What did you like about the book?  When the story opens, our … Continue reading

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Ghostology: A True Revelation of Spirits, Ghouls, and Hauntings by Lucinda Curtle and Dugald A. Steer, illustrated by Anne Yvonne Gilbert, Garry Walton and Doug Sirois

Ghostology: A True Revelation of Spirits, Ghouls, and Hauntings by Lucinda Curtle and Dugald A. Steer, illustrated by Anne Yvonne Gilbert, Garry Walton and Doug Sirois. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536209150 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) … Continue reading

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The Mulberry Tree by Allison Rushby

The Mulberry Tree by Allison Rushby. Candlewick, 2020. 9781536207613 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Fantasy What did you like about the book? Immy and her parents immigrate from Australia to England so … Continue reading

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The Phantom Twin – written and illustrated by Lisa Brown

 The Phantom Twin – written and illustrated by Lisa Brown, First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press, 9781626729247, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre: Supernatural (graphic novel) What did you like about the book?  Jane … Continue reading

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The Color of the Sun by David Almond

 The Color of the Sun by David Almond, Published by Candlewick Press, 9781536207859, 2019 (U.S.) Format: Hardcover, 218 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic Fiction/Supernatural What did you like about the book? True to form, David … Continue reading

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