Books by Katie Alender

THE DEAD GIRLS OF HYSTERIA HALL by Katie Alender
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 25, 2015

"A really scary and original ghost story, well told. Read it with the lights on. (Paranormal suspense. 12-18)"
A rebellious 16-year-old becomes trapped in a definitely haunted old insane asylum, possibly forever. Read full book review >
FAMOUS LAST WORDS by Katie Alender
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"A compelling supernatural thriller. (Paranormal mystery. 12-16)"
Willa uses her mysterious ability to communicate with the beyond to track a murdering psychopath. Read full book review >
MARIE ANTOINETTE, SERIAL KILLER by Katie Alender
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 24, 2013

"All the flavor of a macaron, bound by a ganache of sweet, supernatural grit. (Supernatural chick-lit. 13 & up)"
A family trinket leads an American student in Paris to an undercurrent of ancestral deceit and supernatural murder. Read full book review >
FROM BAD TO CURSED by Katie Alender
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: June 14, 2011

"Otherwise, a smooth and not-too-scary page-turner, with room in its conclusion for a third installment. (Supernatural thriller. 12 & up) "
A group of social-climbing high-school girls makes a deal with a demon in this sassy, easily digestible horror story. Read full book review >
BAD GIRLS DON’T DIE by Katie Alender
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 21, 2009

"A selection of horror tropes—from spooky dolls to small-town secrets—fails to come to life, and the final healing of rifts in the girls' family seems contrived. (Supernatural thriller. 13 & up)"
A nasty ghost, a photography-savvy teen and her stressed, uncommunicative family form the backbone of this all-too-predictable, though at times engaging, mystery. Read full book review >