Spooky Scary Comic Books, vol. 2

It's that time of year again when the weather grows colder and the hunger for spooky stories grows.  Both can send shivers down your spine, and we have a batch of fantastic stories for you to check out at the library.

Titles with an asterisk (*) signify an eComic available on Hoopla.  Hoopla's collection is subject to change every month.  Titles available at the time of this article's publication may not be available in the future.  Please contact your local library branch for more information.

From the juvenile collection, we have--!

Alabaster Shadows
Carter, his sister, and their group of friends investigate the paranormal happenings of their neighborhood.

Monster Candy*
10-year-old Timmy must rescue his favorite holiday from aliens who threaten to turn children into monsters through Halloween candy.

The Mystery of the Tree Stump Ghost*
In the second issue of the Whiskers Sisters series, our trio of heroines must find out what happened after their friend disappears in the woods.

Scary Godmother
Join Hannah Marie, her Scary Godmother, and their monster friends as they help Hannah embrace the joys of this time of year.

A lonesome girl and a runaway ghost cross paths in a story about coping with loss and handling dirty laundry.

And from our young adult and general collection, there is--!

Beasts of Burden: Animal Rites*
The animals of local suburbia take on the task of paranormal investigators to bide back the evil that could consume their community.

Friends With Boys
Maggie has been followed by a ghost for as long as she can remember.  Now that she's enrolled in public school for the first time, she needs to find a way to confront and combat this supernatural presence.

Hellboy: Seed of Destruction*
Read the beginnings of Mike Mignola's hero in red!  Armed with a stone fist and a sharp tongue, Hellboy uncovers what may be causing unusual weather and why he was originally summoned to this world.

A peasant boy in the Darkling Realm is tasked to impersonate the prince and take up his duties when the royal goes missing.

Some Kind of Blue Moon*
A werewolf and his companion try to make it through a couple rough nights with some horrifying and hilarious results.

Need more spooks beyond this list?  Check out last year's Spooky Scary Comic Books!  Thank you for reading, and have a happy autumn!