Terror and ghosts

Terror stories

Children’s terror books and stories

12-15 years

The Graveyard Book

Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell

The Graveyard Book

When a baby escapes a murderer intent on killing the entire family, who would have thought it would find safety and security in the local graveyard? Brought up by the resident ghosts, ghouls and spectres, Bod has an eccentric childhood ...

£7.99

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13+ years

Under My Skin

James Dawson

Under My Skin

Meet Molly Sue. Once she's under your skin there's no getting rid of her...Seventeen-year-old Sally Feathers is not exactly a rebel. Her super-conservative parents and her treatment at the hands of high school bullies means that Sally ...

£6.99

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13-15 years

The Shadow Cabinet: A Shades of London Novel

Maureen Johnson

The Shadow Cabinet: A Shades of London Novel

In her weakest moment, Rory will find true strengthGrieving, shaken, and feeling very much alone, Rory's life as a member of the Shades of London has changed irrevocably. It's only been a matter of hours since Stephen was ...

£6.99

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8+ years

The Ghost of Shadow Vale

Jonathon Stroud, Siku

The Ghost of Shadow Vale

A spine-tingling retelling of an Icelandic legend. Glam killed the monster of Shadow Vale - but he died in the battle. Now Glam's ghost has come back ...and he's even worse then the monster ever was! Hero Grettir is ...

£5.99

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Spooky Stories

27 october 2016

Spooky Stories

Do you have one to tell? Halloween is nearly upon us, you’ve got your costume ready, and decorated the house. Maybe you carved a pumpkin, and are planning on going out trick or treating. But ...

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13-16 years

Kisses from Hell

Kristin Cast

Kisses from Hell

Truly, madly, deadly...Kristin Cast and Alyson Noel head up this collection of 5 thrilling paranormal stories This irresistible collection features stories of love amidst vampires by five of today's hottest authors-Kristin Cast (Tempted), Richelle Mead (Vampire Academy), Alyson ...

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16+ years

Say Her Name

James Dawson

Say Her Name

Drip...drip...drip...In five days, she will come...Roberta 'Bobbie' Rowe is not the kind of person who believes in ghosts. A Halloween dare at her ridiculously spooky boarding school is no big deal, especially when her best friend ...

£6.99

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13+ years

Death & Co.

D. J. McCune

Death & Co.

What sort of a life is death?Adam is a Luman, and it runs in the family. Escorting the dead from life into light, Adam must act as guide to those taken before their time. As his older brothers fall ...

£6.99

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13-16 years

Life After Theft

Aprilynne Pike

Life After Theft

Kimberlee's dead. Has been for a while, actually. Stuck haunting the halls of her high school, she's doomed to an afterlife of boredom. That is until the new kid shows up. The first thing Jeff spots is Kimberlee ...

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Reluctant Readers: Empowering Reluctant Readers

22 may 2016

Reluctant Readers: Empowering Reluctant Readers

There is an old proverb that you can take a horse to water but you can’t make it drink. Much the same could be said about an awful lot of reluctant readers, especially those ‘hard to reach’ boys.

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