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By Nazarea Andrews. 2014
Separated from Finn, captive of the Order, Nurrin has no hope left. But she has survived twenty years of zombies,… and she has the unshakable faith that Finn will find her. But Finn is a long way away. The Order's influence runs deeper than was ever suspected, and politics are shifting--and zombies may not be the most dangerous thing she's facing. Finn always thought the war stripped him of all he had to lose. But with Nurrin missing and doors closing in his face, he realizes there is always more for the world to take--and he will drag the remains of civilization down with him before he gives up on the only promise that matters. Sequel to "The horde without end", followed by "The ruin of the world". 2014.
By Julie Lawson. 2000
When Ashley's famous aunt sends her the family goldstone necklace for a birthday present, Ashley is thrilled. She discovers that… if she sleeps while wearing it, she dreams of the future. However, Ashley finds one particular dream disturbing. It is of a boy named Jonathan, whom she sees not only in her dreams, but in real life as well. The dreams grow more frightening until finally, an avalanche brings her face to face with the boy ghost, who has transcended the bounds of time to recover the goldstone and return its magic to the mountain where it was crafted. Grades 5-8. 2000.
By Eric Wilson. 1981
By Veronika Martenova Charles. 2007
Having been warned to stay away from the high waters of the local creek, the boys' imaginations run as swiftly… as the stream. Before they know it, they have scared themselves silly with stories like The Children with Green Teeth, from Britain; The Deadly Beach, from Hawaii; and The Waterman, from Central Europe. Some descriptions of violence. Grades K-3. 2007.
By Stephen King. 1993
In this collection of four spinechilling stories, there is a compulsive and bizarre story of unjust imprisonment and escape. A… golden schoolboy and an old man with a hideous past join in a dreadful union. Four young boys venture into the woods and find life, death and the end of innocence. A macabre story is told in a strange club, of a woman determined to give birth, no matter what. 1993.
By Stephen King. 2008
This is the story of a man who discovers an incredible talent for painting after a freak accident in which… he loses an arm. He moves to a 'new life' in Duma Key, off Florida's West Coast. Here he is inspired to paint the amazing sunsets. But soon the paintings become predictive, even dangerous to those who buy them. 2008.
By Dean R Koontz. 1993
Detectives Harry Lyon and Connie Gulliver, who are on a mission to fight corruption, encounter a respectable-looking man who enters… a diner and suddenly peppers the room with bullets. While investigating, Harry is approached by a strange man who predicts Harry and others will be dead by dawn. Harry begins to wonder if he is dealing with a case of possession. Bestseller. 1993.
By Stephen King. 2001
In Derry, Maine, four young boys once stood together and did a brave thing. Something that changed them in ways… they hardly understand. A quarter of a century later, the boys are men who have gone their separate ways. Though they still get together once a year, to go hunting in the north Woods of Maine. But this time is different. 2001.
By Nina Bawden. 1976
To Hilary's young mind, the frightening man on the beach was the devil. So begins the story of a madman… loose in a small seaside town, his prey the very young and the very old. As the adults carry on with their own grown-up capers, Hilary is led further and further into the twilight world of one man's terrifyingly warped view of normal life. Will she have the sense to resist it? Junior High.1976.
By Bram Stoker. 1985
Jonathan Harker's fearful experience at Count Dracula's castle in Transylvania marks the beginning of a chain of unspeakable horrors, as… the vile Count claims innocent victims to join his diabolical world of the un-dead. Only Doctor Van Helsing has the key to salvation. Junior High. 1985.
By Brinton Turkle. 1981
By Diane Goode. 1994
By Elizabeth Peters. 1977
By Frank G Slaughter. 1977
Youthful plastic surgeon with a Pygmalion complex is determined to remake the face of a woman reporter mutilated in an… airplane crash. However, the spirit of a devil-worshipping murderess who died in the same crash is implanted in the reporter's body and her behaviour is transformed. 1977.
By John Saul. 1991
Sixteen-year-old Kelly Anderson has always had bad dreams about a dark man. When she and her adoptive parents return to… a small town in the Florida Everglades, Kelly meets Michael who has similar dreams. Together, they are drawn to a mysterious circle of children that meets deep in the swamp. 1991.
By Stephen King. 1996
Desperation is a small town in the middle of the Nevada Desert, just off the loneliest highway in America. But… the once thriving town seems eerily empty. Headed down the highway are travellers who are never going to reach their destinations. When the secrets embedded in Desperation's landscape are unleashed, a terrifying transformation takes place and the wayfarers will begin to discover the true meaning of the word desperation. 1996.
By Jacqueline Lepore. 2010
Twenty-five-year-old widow Emma Andrews grew up in the shadow of her mother's madness, so when she arrives at Dulwich Manor… in the midst of a mysterious plague and soon thereafter begins to see specters, her family fears fate has finally caught up with her. But Valerian Fox has hunted the great vampire lord Marius through time and across continents, and he recognizes Emma's gift - she is a vampire hunter. Surrounded by those who would use her powers for their own ends, Emma does not know who to trust, but when her cousin is marked for death, she must embrace her terrible inheritance to save those she loves. 2010.
By Will Hill. 2011
When Jamie Carpenter's mother is kidnapped by strange creatures, he finds himself dragged into Department 19, the government's most secret… agency. Fortunately for Jamie, Department 19 can provide the tools he needs to find his mother and kill the vampires who want him dead. But something much older is stirring, something even Department 19 can't stand up against. Followed by “Department 19: The rising”. Senior High. 2011.
By Steven G Spruill. 1997
Dr. Jenn Hrluska, a young intern dedicated to saving lives, fights her vampire heritage. When she finds a bleeding corpse… in her apartment, Jenn suspects her father of tempting her. Jenn, in love with a human, longs only to be normal. Sequel to "Rulers of darkness." Some descriptions of violence. 1997.
By Lincoln Child. 1985