The Crossroads by Chris Grabenstein audiobook

The Crossroads: A Haunted Mystery

By Chris Grabenstein
Read by J. J. Myers

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The Haunted Mysteries: Book 1

5.79 Hours Unabridged
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From the New York Times bestselling author of Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library and coauthor of I Funny and Treasure Hunters, comes a series of spine-tingling mysteries to keep you up long after the lights go out. ZACK, HIS DAD, and new stepmother have just moved back to his father’s hometown, not knowing that their new house has a dark history. Fifty years ago, a crazed killer caused an accident at the nearby crossroads that took 40 innocent lives. He died when his car hit a tree in a fiery crash, and his malevolent spirit has inhabited the tree ever since. During a huge storm, lightning hits the tree, releasing the spirit, who decides his evil spree isn’t over . . . and Zack is directly in his sights. Award-winning thriller author Chris Grabenstein fills his first book for younger readers with the same humorous and spine-tingling storytelling that has made him a fast favorite with adults.

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Summary

Summary

Winner of the 2008 Agatha Award for Best Children's/Young Adult Novel

Winner of the 2009 Anthony Award for Best Children's/Young Adult Novel

Winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award

From the New York Times bestselling author of Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library and coauthor of I Funny and Treasure Hunters, comes a series of spine-tingling mysteries to keep you up long after the lights go out.

ZACK, HIS DAD, and new stepmother have just moved back to his father’s hometown, not knowing that their new house has a dark history. Fifty years ago, a crazed killer caused an accident at the nearby crossroads that took 40 innocent lives. He died when his car hit a tree in a fiery crash, and his malevolent spirit has inhabited the tree ever since. During a huge storm, lightning hits the tree, releasing the spirit, who decides his evil spree isn’t over . . . and Zack is directly in his sights.

Award-winning thriller author Chris Grabenstein fills his first book for younger readers with the same humorous and spine-tingling storytelling that has made him a fast favorite with adults.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Starred review, Booklist, May 1, 2008:"An absorbing psychological thriller . . . as well as a rip-roaring ghost story."
“An absorbing psychological thriller…as well as a rip-roaring ghost story.” Booklist (starred review)

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Author

Author Bio: Chris Grabenstein

Author Bio: Chris Grabenstein

Chris Grabenstein is a New York Times bestselling author who has collaborated with James Patterson on numerous books, including the I Funny series and Daniel X: Armageddon. He lives in New York City.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 5.79
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English