The Lonely Dead

  • Type: Books
  • By: April Henry
  • Age Category: Teens
  • Genre: General Fiction
  • Recommended by: Mari G.
  • ISBN/UPC: 9781250157577
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Visit your favorite cities by reading creepy YA fiction.

Teen Tori is murdered and buried in a forest like park and it’s up to her former friend Adele to find the real killer. Don’t you just love visiting your favorite cities by reading books where special places from those cities are prominently featured?  In The Lonely Dead I envisioned a large urban forest in Portland, Oregon, the lovely lush, yet creepy setting for this story.  Part paranormal with a mental illness streak this quick thriller is sure to appeal to adults and teens.  With a fascinating high school back drop you’ll be wondering about the nature of visions and the furtive qualities of schizophrenia.