This is the time of year to look for special books for Halloween. Look no further than Jemsbooks for magical mysteries involving a haunted house, ghosts and spooky beings that will delight your children ages 13+. These are award-winning books available on both Amazon and Barnes & Noble or you can click on covers to the right of this post for purchase. While you are Amazon or BN check out all the wonderful reviews of these series to read what others are saying about these books!
Davey & Derek Junior Detectives is a fun and magical series of adventures for both boys and girls that involve mysteries the twin detectives solve with the help of their Great Aunt Gigi who is a good witch. This series has won 9 accolades.
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 1)
Davey and Derek Donato are twins, but not identical, who love to play detective. They are always ready for adventure living in the sleepy little town of Lindon where nothing happens. The twins overhear about a sixth grader who lost her cell phone. The fifth grader twins kick into detective mode to solve their first case with the help of their friends, Mickey Catonni, aka cat. Things don’t seem to add up when a bully gets into the mix.
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 2)
Davey and Derek Donato are twins, but not identical. They gleaned the idea to be detectives from a book their parents bought them on their tenth birthday. The twins discover a black cat and some magic when they visit with their Great Aunt Gigi. The cat tries to communicate with the boys. But what does the cat want to tell them?
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 3)
Davey & Derek Donato are twins who love adventures and enjoy being junior detectives. In Book 3 of this series their help is enlisted to find an ivory figurine that has been taken from the local museum.
There are many suspects and danger is not far from the boys as they learn more magic and use their skills to find those responsible for the theft.
Their Aunt Gigi is close by to lend a hand and at the same time help the twins hone their magical gifts.
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 4)
Davey and Derek Donato are at it again in this new book. In this case they come across a brown scraggly dog with blood on its paw but when the boys try to stop the dog, it runs away.
Aunt Gigi is here once again to assist the boys with their magic and provide some new spells.
Clues surface that suggest that someone may be injured and in need of help. The boys will have to use their skills and a little magic to solve this case.
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 5)
Twins Davey and Derek Donato are enlisted by two new characters, Abby and her cousin Holly, to assist them in finding and capturing the spooky beings that haunt their house.
When the boys visit Abby’s house they discover that this old Victorian holds many secrets and shocking revelations.
Davey and Derek soon find that they need the assistance of their Great Aunt Gigi to handle these mischievous phantoms.
Blurb (Davey & Derek Book 6)
Step into another magical and fun adventure with the twin detectives to solve this new mystery. There are clues at every turn, ghostly dreams with strange messages, and a surprise visitor that shakes things up. Even Aunt Gigi and Mianna are at a loss to provide any assistance to the boys.
Will Davey & Derek be able to solve this mystery of the bells? Where do they turn? Will they be able to put all the clues together? Can they use their new birthday gifts in this adventure? Find out what the boys do in this magical mystery.
Abby & Holly is a series for both girls and boys that involves mysteries about a haunted Victorian and ghosts who are fun and sometimes some who are a little scary. Children ages 13 and up will love this award-winning series. The series has won three awards.
Blurb (Abby & Holly Book 1)
This is Book 1 of a series of Abby & Holly books. These two girls were first introduced in Book 5 of the Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series.
The girls are first cousins on their mothers’ side. They moved to the quiet town of Lindon, New Hampshire and live in a grand old Victorian which is haunted.
The cousins are excited about attending the 6th grade dance. When their friend, Justine, is bullied, Abby and Holly, along with the help of a ghost and Davey & Derek, work together to formalize a plan to put a stop to the bullying.
Blurb (Abby & Holly Book 2)
Abby and Holly are cousins who are more like sisters. They enjoy doing everything together. Holly lives with Abby and her family in a haunted Victorian. Holly must deal with some difficult decisions in her family when unexpected and unfortunate events come to pass.
Abby is there to lend support to Holly along with two ghostly apparitions, Felicity and Minerva, who live in Abby’s house. These specters provide some magical and helpful advice along the way as they watch over Holly during this difficult time.
The girls’ friends, twins Davey and Derek Donato, from their own series, pop in to support Holly and bring some fun and comical relief to the story.
Blurb (Abby & Holly Book 3)
Join Abby and Holly in Book 3 as the cousins discover a new presence in their old Victorian while they are cleaning out the library of old books. They are not sure if this specter is benign or otherwise. This being leads them to the old trunk they discovered in Book 2 which holds many secrets and puzzles that they feel compelled to solve.
They enlist the help of their ghost friend, Felicity, who inhabits their home. She is a benevolent entity that once lived in their house from a century ago. She watches over the girls and vows never to leave unless they request her to do so.
There will be surprises and ghostly visits that will keep readers enthralled as Abby and Holly work together to uncover the secrets of the trunk.
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Watch for Book 4 of Abby & Holly coming later in 2019. Also, next year I am planning to write two more in this series and begin a YA fantasy series. A series of 6 books are coming about dragons that young children will love coming in 2020.
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