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Another Great YA/Teen series

The Yara Silva trilogy has a great mystery and the main character, Yara can see ghosts. She comes from a family of Wakers and discovering how to come to terms with her powers while attending a new school Pendrell with her best friend Cherie. There are a great mixture of characters and humor as well as mystery. I have rated both of the first 2 books 5 stars.

Sixteen-year-old Yara Silva has always known that ghosts walk alongside the living. Her grandma, like the other females in her family, is a Waker, someone who can see and communicate with ghosts. Yara grew up watching her grandmother taunted and scorned for this unusual ability and doesn't want that to be her future. She has been dreading the day when she too would see ghosts, and is relieved that the usually dominant Waker gene seems to have skipped her, letting her live a normal teenage life. However, all that changes for Yara on her first day at her elite boarding school when she discovers the gene was only lying dormant. S…