Spirit and Dust

Spirit and Dust

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   Fans of Veronica Mars and Buffy the Vampire Slayer will love Daisy Goodnight--she can speak to the dead. It's not the result of a head injury or some near-death experience. She was just born that way. And she's really good at it. Good enough to help the police solve the occasional homicide.
  But helping the local authorities clear cold cases is one thing. Being whisked out of chemistry class by the FBI and flown to the scene of a murder/kidnapping in Minnesota?   That's the real deal.
  Before the promotion can go to Daisy's head, she's up to her neck in trouble. The spirits are talking, and they're terrified. There's a real living girl in danger. And when Daisy is kidnapped by a crime boss with no scruples about using magic--and Daisy--to get what he wants, it looks like hers is the next soul on the line.

[ STAR ] "You can't really beat a story that has hijinks, romance, and...the bones of Sue the T-rex."-- The Bulletin

[ STAR ] "This is one of the best YA novels of the year."-- School Library Journal , starred review

"This likable, uber-competent heroine's adventure combines elements of paranormal romance and fast-paced thriller."-- Kirkus Reviews

"Clement-Moore delivers some lovely comic zingers in a romance."-- Booklist

Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2013]
Copyright Date: ?2013
ISBN: 9780385740807
0385740808
9780385740814
0385740816
Branch Call Number: TEEN CLE
Teen fiction C PBK
Characteristics: 387 pages

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Layne16_2
Jun 10, 2015

This book was one of my favorite books I'v read .

violet_wolf_107 Dec 30, 2013

A very good book. This is a must read. The book has suspense and plot twist with romance thrown in it making it a very enjoyable read.

ChristchurchLib Sep 03, 2013

"Waking up in a mob boss's guest bedroom, psychic detective Daisy Goodnight is forced to use her ability to speak with ghosts in order to search throughout the country to locate her captor's daughter and discover the identity of the Black Jackal." September 2013 Teen Scene newsletter http://www.nextreads.com/Display2.aspx?SID=5acc8fc1-4e91-4ebe-906d-f8fc5e82a8e0&N=672506

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dassawassa Aug 02, 2013

This book is about a girl who is a psychic and she is working with the police to solve a case of a missing girl. It all changes when she is kidnapped by the missing girls father so she can find his daughter.

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