Have you ever thought ghosts might exist? Or strange occurrences in real places? Spook yourself silly with this awesome book list dealing with the strange, bizarre and sometimes straight up scary!

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The Ghost Zone: Jokes, Riddles, Tongue Twisters & "Daffynitions" (Funny Zone)
Gary Chmielewski

HUMOR JOKES JNF CHM

Offers one hundred ghost-themed jokes, tongue twisters, and humorous definitions, with advice on writing and submitting jokes, along with a practice exercise.


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Ghostly Encounters (Edge Books)
Kara Suzanne Garbe

SPIRIT PARA GAR

Describes several types of ghostly encounters and relates stories that involve each type, including poltergeists, ghost lights, and apparitions.


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The Monsterologist: A Memoir in Rhyme
Bobbi Katz

POETRY JNF KAT

Rhyming verse describes a variety of monsters from folklore, literature, and films, including such creatures as Count Dracula, Grendel, the werewolf, King Kong, Medusa, and Godzilla.


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Mysterious Visitors (Out There)
John Townsend,Leroy Ed. Townsend

SPIRIT PARA JNF TOW

Uncover the facts and theories behind ghostly sightings past and present. From haunted buildings to ghost ships, discover a world of mystery where there are more questions than answers.


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Encyclopedia Horrifica: The Terrifying TRUTH! About Vampires, Ghosts, Monsters, and More
Joshua Gee

TALES CREATURES JNF GEE

Vampires, ghosts, monsters, and more—ENCYCLOPEDIA HORRIFICA invites you to join our quest for the terrifying truth about all things ghoulish and ghastly. But beware! Surprises lurk at the turn of every page. . . .


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Who's Haunting the White House?: The President's Mansion and the Ghosts Who Live There
Jeff Belanger

SPIRIT PARA JNF BEL

Explores the spooky world inside the White House, where Presidents, First Ladies, and staff have seen darting shadows, ghostly apparitions, and creepy creatures that can be attributed to the likes of Andrew Jackson, Abigail Adams, Abraham Lincoln, and others.


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Breathe: A Ghost Story (Exceptional Reading & Language Arts Titles for Intermediate Grades)
Cliff McNish

J MCNISH

When he and his mother move into an farmhouse in the English countryside, twelve-year-old Jack discovers he can communicate with ghosts and establishes a relationship with a spirit that threatens to destroy both his mother and himself.


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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Washington Irving

J IRVING

Washington Irving’s classic tale about the superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer’s daughter, who has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman


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Devil, the Banshee and Me, The
LM Falcone

J FALCONE

Noticing that someone has moved in to the old house across the street, Will decides to pay a visit in order to meet his new neighbors, but between the crazy sumo wrestler, the wild blonde man who chases him through the cemetery, and a ghostly figure who appears at the gates, Will decides to keep watch from a safe distance until he can figure them out.


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Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery
Deborah Howe,James Howe

J HOWE

When the Monroe family brings home a bunny they find in a movie theater while watching Dracula, Chester the cat and Harold the dog are suspicious of the new resident and believe him to be a vegetarian vampire when all the vegetables suddenly turn white.


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The Great Ghost Rescue
Eva Ibbotson

J IBBOTSON

Humphrey the Horrible, a very unsuccessful ghost—much to the chagrin of his mother—enlists the help of brilliant, politically savvy schoolboy Rick Henderson to help him fight for a sanctuary for the ghosts of Britain—a mission that leads him to the home of the Prime Minister and into the path of danger.


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Ghost Hunt: Chilling Tales of the Unknown
Jason Hawes,Grant Wilson

HORROR J HAWES

A middle grade collection of stories recounting spooky paranormal investigations based on real ghost hunts from stars of the TV show “Ghost Hunters.”


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Never Kick a Ghost and Other Silly Chillers (I Can Read Book 2)
Judy Sierra

ER SIERRA

Yikes! This collection of easy-to-read, silly, spooky tales features a pirate bride, a ghost that grows and grows, and a big slobbery monster.


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