Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Waiting on Wednesday (139): The Dead and Buried by Kim Harrington

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating.

The Dead and Buried
Author: Kim Harrington
Publisher: Point
Publish Date: January 1, 2013
Amazon Goodreads / The Book Depository

Publisher's Description
A haunted house, a buried mystery, and a very angry ghost make this one unforgettable thriller.

Jade loves the house she's just moved into with her family. She doesn't even mind being the new girl at the high school: It's a fresh start, and there's that one guy with the dreamy blue eyes. . . .

But then things begin happening. Strange, otherworldly things.

Jade's little brother claims to see a glimmering girl in his room. Jade's jewelry gets moved around, as if by an invisible hand. Kids at school whisper behind her back like they know something she doesn't.

Soon, Jade must face an impossible fact: that her perfect house . . . is haunted.

Haunted by a ghost who's seeking not just vengeance, but the truth. The ghost of a girl who ruled Jade's school -- until her untimely death last year. It's up to Jade to put the pieces together before her own life is at stake. As Jade investigates the mystery, she discovers that her new friends in town have more than a few deep, dark secrets.

But is one of them a murderer?

*Why I want to read this: There aren't enough YA mysteries and thrillers out there for me, so I'm keen on new ones whenever I hear about them.  Through in some paranormal activity and it goes to the top of my list! - Jessica

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  1. Oooh this sounds awesome! I'm always drawn in by ghost stories :). Adding to the TBR! Thanks!

    Jessica @ Hopelessly Devoted Bibliophile

  2. I think I have another book I need to add to my TBR list!!! Thanks for spotlighting it and Happy Thanksgiving!! Please check out my WoW!

  3. Sounds like Poltergeist or Amityville love it

  4. OOh nice! Seeing this around a bit today! Hope you enjoy it once you get it!

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    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

  5. Ooh, a YA mystery thriller? I can totally get into this. Thanks for sharing! :)


  6. I totally agree that we need more mysteries and especially thrillers in YA-one of my favorite genres!

  7. Sounds great! Thanks for sharing!

    Thanks for stopping by my Waiting On Wednesday post earlier.

    Sarika @ The Readdicts


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