Monday, September 28, 2015

Twenty of the scariest stories for teens

One title on Melissa Albert's list of twenty scary stories for teens, as shared on the B&N Teen Blog:
The Appearance of Annie Van Sinderen, by Katherine Howe

While filming a seance on New York’s Lower East Side for a student film, aspiring filmmaker Wes sees a captivating girl through his lens: a beauty with hipster hair who he can’t get off his mind. Despite his obsession, he finds himself growing increasingly fascinated with Maddie, a free-spirited squatter who knows more about the mystery that dogs him than she’s letting on. Woven into his tale is the surreal journey of Annie, a 19th-century New Yorker who meets misfortune while trying to untangle her father’s dark business dealings.
Read about another entry on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue