Wishlist Wednesday: The Girl from the Well

Wishlist Wednesday

Wishlist Wednesday is hosted by Pen to Paper.

18509623The Girl from the Well (The Girl from the Well #1) by Rin Chupeco

Published: August 5th 2014 by Sourcebooks Fire
Details: Hardcover, 267 pages
Buy it: Book Depository

Synopsis: You may think me biased, being murdered myself. But my state of being has nothing to do with the curiosity toward my own species, if we can be called such. We do not go gentle, as your poet encourages, into that good night.

A dead girl walks the streets.

She hunts murderers. Child killers, much like the man who threw her body down a well three hundred years ago.

And when a strange boy bearing stranger tattoos moves into the neighborhood so, she discovers, does something else. And soon both will be drawn into the world of eerie doll rituals and dark Shinto exorcisms that will take them from American suburbia to the remote valleys and shrines of Aomori, Japan.

Because the boy has a terrifying secret – one that would just kill to get out.

The Girl from the Well is A YA Horror novel pitched as “Dexter” meets “The Grudge”, based on a well-loved Japanese ghost story.

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