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The Girl Who Loved Ghosts
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The Girl Who Loved Ghosts

She’d do anything to save her friends and family. But will that mean sacrificing the ghosts she’s grown to love?

Kat is trying to settle back into her senior year at McTernan Academy, but destiny keeps getting in the way of schoolwork and friendships. Continuing her magical training means abandoning her best friend, until an attack by a mysterious entity on campus proves that the only place they’ll both be safe is Dumbarton, the ancestral home of the Langley family. 

Evan struggles with his coursework, a flirty new housemate, and his daunting responsibilities as the Kingsley heir and new owner of Ravenhurst manor. He tries to hold onto his normal college life, but he knows it’s only a matter of time before he and Kat have to travel into the past again… And Kat is in mortal danger every minute they wait to retrieve the last amulet they need to defeat the Dark One. 

As her normal life slips further away, Kat must face the terrible cost that comes with time travel. Completing her quest in the present requires changing the past. She knows that the results of her actions can be disastrous—because the ghosts of her ancestors tell her of their tragic fates. A trip to eighteenth-century Connecticut might change everything. Kat tries to protect everyone she loves, but risks destroying every relationship that matters to her. 


“The strong relationships between the characters, both living and ghostly, add emotional resonance to the story, and Tansley’s writing is vivid and immersive, drawing readers into a world where the past and present intertwine, and where the choices made by the characters have far-reaching consequences.

Overall, The Girl Who Loved Ghosts is a thrilling installment in an imaginative series that keeps you eagerly turning the pages. It’s a captivating blend of mystery, romance, and the supernatural, making it a must-read for fans of young adult paranormal fiction.”
Readers’ Favorite 5 Star Review by K.C. Finn

“Ms. Tansley has built a realistic backdrop with vivid details, poured on emotional challenges and raised the stakes for her characters as each tentacle of this tale entangles readers for start to finish! Another fabulous Young Adult fantasy to add to your must read list!”
Tome Tender

“I really love how the ending went and cannot wait to read the story line from it. I don’t want to give away anything from this book, but I really enjoyed it and read it very quickly.”
Confessions of a YA Reader

“Magic! Gargoyles! A spell library! Wraiths! Time travel! A 1,000 page compendium of unbelievables that I need to read urgently! Breakfast! This is such a fun series!”
Schizanthus Nerd

“The Girl Who Loved Ghosts is a spellbinding tale with a family curse, a vanished amulet, time travel, an evil entity, a missing heir, and valiant witches.”
The Avid Reader

“This is a gripping adventure through time. It has moments of darkness and danger, but it also has moments of great poignance. It’s about honoring family, but it’s also about being true to yourself.”
Melissa A. Bartell

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