Title: THE FREAK EMPORIUM
Genre: YA PARANORMAL
I heard Mom’s voice in my head. I’ll always be with you, Jilly. But that was impossible. I stiffened in the mourner’s chair. Chills rippled across my skin. Pain knifed through my brain. My heart beat so fast it threatened to explode. At first, I thought grief played some trick on me. Of course, I wanted Mom to be alive. But that distinctly was her voice. This was beyond strange.
“What are you staring at?” asked my best friend, Rella, seated beside me.
Mom’s photo in the gilded frame was bigger than the mahogany box that held her ashes.