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Wish you Were Dead by Todd Strasser
Madison, a senior at a suburban New York high school, tries to uncover who is responsible for the disappearance of her friends, popular students mentioned in the posts of an anonymous blogger, while she, herself, is being stalked online and in-person.
 
 
 
Shattering Glass by Gail Giles

When Rob, the charismatic leader of the senior class, turns the school nerd into Prince Charming, his actions lead to unexpected violence.

 
 
 
 
Angels and Demons by Dan Brown

The murder of a world-famous physicist raises fear that the Illuminati are operating again after centuries of silence, and religion professor Robert Langdon is called in to assist with the case. By the author of Digital Fortress.

 

 

 

Dead Connection by Charlie Price 

A loner who communes with the dead in the town cemetery hears the voice of a murdered cheerleader and tries to convince the adults that he knows what happened to her.

 

 
  
 Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan

A teenager casually suggests playing a cruel trick on the English teacher, but did he intend it to end with murder?

 

 

 

 

 A Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb

After benignly haunting a series of people for 130 years, Helen meets a teenage boy who can see her and together they unlock the mysteries of their pasts, finding new life and the pain that comes with it in the bodies of two teenage hosts. 

 

 

The Husband by Dean Koontz

When landscaper Mitchell Rafferty receives a phone call that his wife has been kidnapped and there is a two million dollar ransom, his extraordinary commitment to his wife will take him on a harrowing, seventy-two hour journey of adventure, sacrifice, and redemption.

 

 

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

Having spent six decades creating a series of alternate lives designed to bring her fame and fortune while hiding the truth about her tragic past, reclusive and enigmatic Vida Winter finds herself torn by young Margaret Lea's simple request for the truth about her own birth.

 

 

Island of the Lost Girls by Jennifer McMahon

While parked at a gas station, Rhonda sees something so incongruously surreal that at first she hardly recognizes it as a crime in progress. She watches, unmoving, as someone dressed in a rabbit costume kidnaps a young girl. Devastated over having done nothing, Rhonda joins the investigation. But the closer she comes to identifying the abductor, the nearer she gets to the troubling truth about another missing child: her best friend, Lizzy, who vanished years before.

 

Breaking Point by Alex Flinn

Fifteen-year-old Paul enters an exclusive private school and falls under the spell of a charismatic boy who may be using him.

 

 

 

 

Beating Heart: a ghost story by A. M. Jenkins
Following his parents' divorce, seventeen-year-old Evan moves with his mother and sister into an old house where the spirit of a teenager who died there awakens and mistakes him for her long-departed lover.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
                                        
                          
    
 
 
 
 
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