Paige McKenzie, began playing Sunshine as a high
school junior. Today, the The Haunting of Sunshine Girl YouTube
series boasts more than 250 million views and is in development as
a television show by The Weinstein Company. Paige lives in
Alyssa B. Sheinmel is the author of Second Star, The Beautiful Between, The Lucky Kind, The Stone Girl, and Faceless. She lives and writes in New York City.
"Sunshine's powers are unique. She doesn't just help humans
transition to the afterlife; her empathy allows her to feel
connections to their whole lived experience, a power that proves
both dangerous and useful... Sunshine continues to be a likable
protagonist who strives to grow into herself and her unusual role
in life. A cliff-hanger ending will have fans clamoring for the
"If teens gobbled up the fast-paced, thrilling events
surrounding Sunshine Griffith and her mother, Kat, in The
Haunting of Sunshine Girl (Weinstein, 2015), they're sure to
enjoy the new twists and turns of this latest series installment...
McKenzie continues to write in an authentic teen voice that sucks
readers in until the end. Fans ready to graduate from R.L. Stine's
Goosebumps or those looking for a mix of Carolyn Keene's Nancy
Drew and DC Comic's Scooby Doo will find just what
they need in this paranormal series"
-- School Library Journal
"Read if you dare!"
"Love, betrayal, tortured choices and a fabulous vintage
motorcycle all factor into this thrilling YA paranormal story. You
may not be able to put this book down once you begin reading it.
Take my advice: Start reading The Awakening of Sunshine
Girl on a Friday night so you'll have fewer distractions over
the next two days!
-- Rochelle Campbell
"Fans ready to graduate from R.L. Stine's "Goosebumps"
(Scholastic) or those looking for a mix of Carolyn Keene's "Nancy
Drew" and DC Comic's "Scooby Doo" will find just what they need in
this paranormal series. VERDICT Teens who enjoyed the previous
volume or the author's YouTube channel will dive into this latest
entry of ghost mischief."
-- Julie Zimmerman, School Library Review