In traditional belief and fiction, a ghost (sometimes known as a spectre (British English) or specter (American English), phantom, apparition or spook) is the soul or spirit of a dead person or animal that can appear, in visible form or other manifestation, to the living.

In the Ravenous Dark
Black Water Sister
Best Nerds Forever
Ophie's Ghosts
The Whispering Dead (Gravekeeper, #1)
Long Lost
The Lights of Prague
The Gravedigger’s Son (Charley Davidson, #13.6)
Angel of the Overpass (Ghost Roads, #3)
The Unforgiven (Krewe of Hunters #33)
Badge of Honor (The Potentate of Atlanta, #6)
Ghost Ship (Haunted Souls #10)
Rulers of the Underworld (Operation Hades, #3)
The Drowning Kind
Grace and Glory (The Harbinger, #3)
Home Before Dark
Ninth House (Alex Stern #1)
Rage and Ruin (The Harbinger, #2)
Chain of Iron (The Last Hours, #2)
Storm and Fury (The Harbinger, #1)
Long Way Down
The Sun Down Motel
Midlife Bounty Hunter (Forty Proof, #1)
The Raven King (The Raven Cycle, #4)
Midlife Ghost Hunter (Forty Proof, #4)
Midlife Fairy Hunter (Forty Proof, #2)
Sin & Chocolate (Demigods of San Francisco #1)
The Shining by Stephen KingThe Raven and Other Poems by Edgar Allan PoeCoraline by Neil GaimanDracula by Bram StokerFrankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Halloween Reads
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The Forever Girl by Rebecca  HamiltonInterview with the Vampire by Anne RiceDarkfever by Karen Marie MoningA Discovery of Witches by Deborah HarknessThe Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox
The Best Paranormal Fantasy Novels
86 books — 162 voters

The Shining by Stephen KingThe Haunting of Hill House by Shirley JacksonA Christmas Carol by Charles DickensGhost Story by Peter StraubHeart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill
Ghost Stories
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Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing HahnScary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin SchwartzThe Graveyard Book by Neil GaimanMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom RiggsCoraline by Neil Gaiman
Spooky books for Kids
178 books — 177 voters

The Awakening by Kelley ArmstrongThe Summoning by Kelley ArmstrongShadowland by Jenny CarrollThe Reckoning by Kelley ArmstrongAnna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake
Young Adult Ghost Stories
208 books — 315 voters

Anna Dressed in Blood (Anna, #1)
The Graveyard Book
The Raven Boys (The Raven Cycle, #1)
First Grave on the Right (Charley Davidson, #1)
The Summoning (Darkest Powers, #1)
Shadowland (The Mediator, #1)
Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2)
The Name of the Star (Shades of London, #1)
The Haunting of Hill House
City of Ghosts (Cassidy Blake, #1)
Ninth Key (The Mediator, #2)
Second Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, #2)
The Ghost and the Goth (The Ghost and the Goth, #1)
The Woman in Black
The Awakening (Darkest Powers, #2)

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