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The Best Books With Ghost in the Title 

Ranker Books
Updated November 18, 2017 126 votes 11 voters 1.7k views

It turns out that books with ghost in the title are way more common than you think. Here are 90+ good books with ghost in the title, including both fiction and non-fiction. It's safe to say that many of these titles are books about ghosts or apparitions, but the core commonality between these books is that they have the word ghost in the title.

Books with ghost in the title include Ghost Story by Peter Straub, The Ghost Road by Pat Barker, and Ghost Moon by Karen Robards. If you have a favorite ghost book, vote it up below, or add it to the list if it's not already here. It doesn't matter if it's science fiction, fantasy, romance, or non-fiction - if the book has ghost in the name, it belongs on this list.

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The Ghost of Uncle Arvie... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Sharon Creech
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Humorous Ghost Stories ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Dorothy Scarborough
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Hungry Ghost is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Stephen Leather
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Ghost Ship is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Kim Wilkins
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Time ghost is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Welwyn Wilton Katz
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A Ghost in the Water is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Terry Glavin
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The ghost and Mrs. Jeffr... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Emily Brightwell
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The star ghost is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Brad Strickland
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The Ghost in the Machine... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
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Ghost of Wimbledon Commo... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Elisabeth Beresford
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The man who tricked a gh... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
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The ghost ship mystery ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Gertrude Chandler Warner
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Ghost works is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Daphne Marlatt
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Beneath the ghost moon ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
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The ghost in the mirror ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Brad Strickland, John Bellairs
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Ghost in the house is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Daniel Cohen
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Giving up the ghost is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Hilary Mantel
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Return to Ghost Camp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
R. L. Stine
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Ghost is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
John Ringo
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Ghost town is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Robert Coover
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The case of the glamorou... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Erle Stanley Gardner
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Ghost riders is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Sharyn McCrumb
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McBroom's ghost is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Sid Fleischman
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Ghost town is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Edward Gorman
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Ghost of a chance is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books With Ghost in the Title
Laura Peyton Roberts, Jayne Ann Krentz