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A Winter of Ghosts (The Waking #3)

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Kara's life in Japanese prep school has been a whirlwind of terror, as a demon's curse keeps waking up ancient, evil creatures to torment her and her friends. When a student goes missing during a visit to a mountain forest, Kara and her friends are sure the curse has struck again. This time, it's a demon of winter, whose power is more chilling than anything they've ...more
Kindle Edition, 206 pages
Published January 20th 2013 by Bloomsbury USA (first published December 28th 2011)
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Melissa Chung
Jun 03, 2015 Melissa Chung rated it it was amazing
This was a great ending to an amazing series.

In this story 'A Winter of Ghosts' one final monster/god/spirit comes to wreak havoc on Kara's school Monju-no-Chie. Kara waits on baited breath for something new and terrible to happen. She will never feel safe until the curse is broken. Kara Harper has been haunted for the last year and a half by a curse. All she wants to do is break it and allow her friends and her family to have a normal and happy life.

I have certainly enjoyed this series. From th
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theghostwriter
Mar 06, 2013 theghostwriter rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: japo, ya
got ghosts? yep

romance? minimal (just a sweet crush)

likable characters? loved them

well written? very

pages: 206

cost: $2.99 on kindle

so how many stars? 5

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my thoughts:

i was literally stalking the author’s page waiting for this 3rd book to come out. i dl’d it to my fire for $2.99 and devoured it… all i have to say is once i found out the demon they were up against (it’s a different japanese demon each book) was yuki-onna… i was literally GIDDY with joy. she is absolutely one of my favo
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Catherine
Feb 10, 2015 Catherine rated it it was amazing
This was a fantastic ending to an amazing trilogy.

In this final installment of the trilogy the reader sees the development of Kara's and Kara's Fathers relationships as well as Kara's friendships and the ultimate destruction of the demons curse.

Again in this book the authors world building and general descriptions made me as the reader feel like I was a part of the story as well as be able to empathise with what the characters were feeling.

The cover art work, authors writing style, the fact that
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Christopher Golden is the award-winning, bestselling author of such novels as The Myth Hunters, Wildwood Road, The Boys Are Back in Town, The Ferryman, Strangewood, Of Saints and Shadows, and (with Tim Lebbon) Mind the Gap. Golden co-wrote the lavishly illustrated novel Baltimore, or, The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire with Mike Mignola, which they are currently scripting as a feature film ...more
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