Anxiously awaiting the next season of Supernatural? Feast your soul on these creepy horror and fantasy stories featuring demon hunters, angels, and more from the paranormal world. We’ll even throw in a bit of family dysfunction! Click on any of these titles to check their availability on our shelves or to request a copy from our lending system.
The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong (#1 in the “Darkest Powers” series)
After fifteen-year-old Chloe starts seeing ghosts and is sent to Lyle House, a mysterious group home for mentally disturbed teenagers, she soon discovers that neither Lyle House nor its inhabitants are exactly what they seem, and that she and her new friends are in danger.
The Demon’s Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan (#1 in the trilogy)
Sixteen-year-old Nick and his family have battled magicians and demons for most of his life, but when his brother, Alan, is marked for death while helping new friends Jamie and Mae, Nick’s determination to save Alan leads him to uncover a devastating secret.
City of Bones by Cassandra Clare (#1 in the “Mortal Instruments” series)
Suddenly able to see demons and the Darkhunters who are dedicated to returning them to their own dimension, fifteen-year-old Clary Fray is drawn into this bizzare world when her mother disappears and Clary herself is almost killed by a monster.
Infinity by Sherrilyn Kenyon (#1 in the “Chronicles of Nick” series)
Streetwise, tough, and savvy, Nick and his quick sarcasm are the stuff of legend… until the night when his best friends try to kill him. Saved by a mysterious warrior, Nick is sucked into the realm of the Dark-Hunters: immortal vampire slayers who risk everything to save humanity. With his fellow students turning into flesh-eating zombies, how can he stop them… without getting grounded by his mom?
This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel (#1 in series)
In the 18th century when his twin brother falls ill in the family’s chateau in the independent republic of Geneva, sixteen-year-old Victor Frankenstein embarks on a dangerous and uncertain quest to create the forbidden Elixir of Life described in an ancient text in the family’s secret Biblioteka Obscura.
Paranormalcy by Kiersten White (#1 in trilogy)
When a dark prophecy begins to come true, sixteen-year-old Evie of the International Paranormal Containment Agency must not only try to stop it, she must also uncover its connection to herself and the alluring shapeshifter, Lend.
The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey (#1 in series)
In 1888, twelve-year-old Will Henry chronicles his apprenticeship with Dr. Warthrop, a scientist who hunts and studies real-life monsters, as they discover and attempt to destroy a pod of Anthropophagi.