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Just south of Home

Cousins Sarah and Janie unearth a tragic event in their small town’s history. When Janie dares Sarah to take her to Creek Church, a rumored haunted landmark, they unleash restless haints from the past. Sarah must enlist the help of her brother Ellis and his best friend, Jasper. Now it’s up to this foursome to put these spirits to rest and heal the place they call home.

Praise for the book

 Kirkus Reviews Best Book
CCBC Choices Book
Bank Street Best Book
Ignyte Award Finalist 
Georgia Center for the Book Selection

“A stirring Southern middle-grade book that burns brighter than fireworks on the Fourth.” Kirkus Starred Review

“This is a must for readers who appreciate a heartfelt mystery.” Booklist Starred Review

“An intricate mix of Southern mystery, history, and a ghost story that creeps but doesn’t scare.” School Library Journal Starred Review

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