Thursday, October 31, 2013

A Baker's Dozen Halloween Treats


Windsong Lake Series, Vol. 2  

Seer - A psychic. Tyro - A beginner. Fiend - A diabolically cruel person.

When a fledgling investigator asks Stefanie Durant to use her psychic ability to find a missing insurance beneficiary, she says “The Ken” (her psychic ability) does not work that way. Yet she cannot stop thinking about the teenaged girl who ran away from home and disappeared on the streets of Chicago ten years before.

Eastern Shore Series, Vol. 3 by Andy Nunez 

A 2005 Gallup poll indicated 32% of Americans believed in Ghosts. Television shows and movies with ghosts are on the increase, but what about Maryland's Eastern Shore? 

Lifelong ... the ghost stories are there!

by Monette Bebow-Reinhard

Even the Cartwrights are seeing Ghosts!

Lincoln's haunted by ghosts of dead soldiers and Hoss is in "love,” what Hop Sing calls an unhealthy obsession. Adam's missing, Joe thinks Ben is dead and Ben follows the trail of a slave's suspicion that Lincoln is a traitor.
Hollis Ball and Sam Westcott Series, Vol. 2

by Helen Chappell

Hollis Ball is back, this time covering the Decoy Jamboree, still smouldering over the light sentence Judge Fish gave a wife-murderer. Then someone bashes Fish on the head with an antique decoy. Hollis is pretty sure it's not suspect #1, so naturally she decides to solve the murder herself, with the help of her dead ex-husband, of course, the charming ghostly Sam.

Travel with Rebecca as she starts her new life in Puritanical New England. How will having the gift of "second sight" affect her in the New Land?  What will happen when cries of, "Witch!" fill the air?

In the wee hours of her wedding day, whispering wakes New York heiress Layne Hamilton. Investigating, Layne finds herself in the darkened hall outside her guest room. Through a closed door, she hears her fiance and maid-of-honor planning her death.

Bethan and Luke go to live with their mother and Count Di Veronses at his stunning villa on the island of Capri, but as soon as they arrive there, they become aware of a ghostly presence. It soon becomes apparent that there is a sinister mystery surrounding the villa and Count Di Veronses. Can Bethan and Luke solve the mystery before it is too late? 

Chef Merle Blanc, he has the nose. And when millionaire Bernard Goldberg dies during his wedding luncheon in the chef's restaurant, Chef Blanc's nose, he smells the murder!

by Lisa Marie Brennan

A classic collection of horror short stories that will keep you on the edge of your chair.

It started as a practical joke, but Hannah turned it into the adventure of a life time. Who drew the portrait of the founder of the first law school in America is a question that has haunted historians for 200 years. With the help of a spirit Hannah discovers the truth and even more about herself!


A mysterious package, originally posted on the Titanic arrives. The sender is long dead and to the recipient, the ring seems a bad omen. Neither the recipient, nor his wife, were aware that his thoughts would ring true, and the strange events and entities that would envelop both his family, and the family of the descendants of the original sender. 

A Collection of Horror Stories for the Holidays

by Marie Prato

Escape into an alternate universe with each horrific tale. Leave the weariness of Christmas shopping, holiday meal planning, cleaning and all the "company" preparations behind in the real world.  

Broken-hearted, New York debutante Christianna Lawrence flees her home and meets a Blackfoot shaman on Montana's high plains. Between them they explore the mystical spirit of the Ghost Dance.