The Crossroads: A Haunted Mystery is by Chris Grabenstein. Zack, his father, and his new step mother move back to his father's hometown after his mother dies of cancer and his father re-marries. Zack likes his new home, his new step mother, his new dog, and his new friend - there's just one little problem. There's a ghost, an evil ghost who wants him dead. A great ghost story boys and girls will enjoy.
Ratings: 6th grade - 9 out of 10.