|Amelia is dead. Only not. Shes stuck between two
worlds, the afterlife and her former life, where she can see goings on but no one can see
her. Seers have the ability to see ghosts and luckily for Amelia, her boyfriend, Josh, is
one. After months of worrying people because he talks to imaginary people, Josh is being
sent to stay with relatives in New Orleans for a break. Hes happy because the
relative hes being sent to is a Seer, so Josh can talk to her about Amelia.
Amelia is being warned by another Ghost, Eli, whos stuck in Purgatory, that the
demons of the ghost world are after her. He tells her to control her and her powers,
theyll use anyone close to her and to avoid hurting anyone, she has to leave them.
So Amelia decides to leave town and joins Josh on his trip. In a haunted city like New
Orleans though, ghosts are everywhere and Amelia is soon being hunted again. She meets
Gabrielle, a ghost who has found a way to live a half life, and is determined to find the
This was the second in the series and I havent read the first. Im also not
into ghost stories so that may colour my view. I just didnt like this book. I
thought the heroine was dippy and the hero was boring. The first chapter also raised
questions I didnt want to know, namely how does a live person get romantic with a
ghost. Secondary characters, like Gabrielle, were interesting though, and hopefully she
plays a bigger part in the next book. Teens might enjoy this book.