We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1) | [Apryl Baker]

The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1)

Normally, Mattie just ignores the ghosts and they go away. That is until she see's the ghost of her foster sister... Sally. Everyone thinks Sally's just another runaway, but Mattie knows the truth-she's dead. Murdered. Mattie feels like she has to help Sally, but she can't do it alone. Against her better judgment, she teams up with a young policeman, Officer Dan, and together they set out to discover the real truth behind Sally's disappearance.
Regular Price:$19.95
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

Cherry blossom lipstick: check

Smokey eyes: check

Skinny jeans: check

Dead kid in the mirror: check

For sixteen year old Mattie Hathaway, this is her normal everyday routine. She's been able to see ghosts since her mother tried to murder her when she was five years old. No way does she want anyone to know she can talk to spooks. Being a foster kid is hard enough without being labeled a freak too.

Normally, she just ignores the ghosts and they go away. That is until she see's the ghost of her foster sister... Sally.

Everyone thinks Sally's just another runaway, but Mattie knows the truth-she's dead. Murdered. Mattie feels like she has to help Sally, but she can't do it alone. Against her better judgment, she teams up with a young policeman, Officer Dan, and together they set out to discover the real truth behind Sally's disappearance.

Only to find out she's dealing with a much bigger problem, a serial killer, and she may be the next victim…

Will Mattie be able to find out the truth before the killer finds her?

©7 Limitless Publishing LLC (P)2013 Limitless Publishing LLC

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

3.9 (96 )
5 star
 (35)
4 star
 (32)
3 star
 (17)
2 star
 (9)
1 star
 (3)
Overall
4.0 (86 )
5 star
 (31)
4 star
 (29)
3 star
 (19)
2 star
 (5)
1 star
 (2)
Story
4.0 (88 )
5 star
 (40)
4 star
 (26)
3 star
 (14)
2 star
 (2)
1 star
 (6)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Grant Geraldton, Australia 08-05-14
    Grant Geraldton, Australia 08-05-14
    HELPFUL VOTES
    4
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    5
    2
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Loved every bit!!!!"

    Great book! An on the edge of your seat suspense. Can't wait to hear/read more from this author.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Shan937 10-22-14
    Shan937 10-22-14 Member Since 2014
    HELPFUL VOTES
    8
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    2
    2
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Defective recording! Frequent repeats."
    What disappointed you about The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1)?

    Very difficult and frustrating to listen to because so many sections repeat. This audio book needs to be recalled, fixed.and reissued. Sorry I wasted a credit. Very disappointed because without the technical issues it would be a good story.


    6 of 7 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Tara WALLA WALLA, WA, United States 01-11-14
    Tara WALLA WALLA, WA, United States 01-11-14 Member Since 2012
    HELPFUL VOTES
    2
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    5
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "fun listen"
    What did you love best about The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1)?

    It was told in first person and Maddie is a great character. Strong characters throughout but she is fun.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Maddie with her sarcasm and wit


    Which scene was your favorite?

    The scene with Maddie and Dan and his family and then Maddie again in the diner


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Not an extreme reaction just an enjoyable reaction


    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Laura Louisville, Ky USA 04-19-14
    Laura Louisville, Ky USA 04-19-14 Member Since 2014

    CD DIVA

    HELPFUL VOTES
    134
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    636
    89
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    13
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "WHO EDITED THIS BOOK"

    There were a lot of repeats in the recording. But I really like the story, will probably get the next issue.

    4 of 5 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Amy SANTA FE, NM, United States 10-30-14
    Amy SANTA FE, NM, United States 10-30-14 Member Since 2015

    hazel_gump

    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    88
    7
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    4
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Very Slow Going"
    Would you try another book from Apryl Baker and/or Roxana Bell?

    Excellent narration. However, the story is dragged down with too much dialogue and confusing paranormal activity.


    Would you recommend The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1) to your friends? Why or why not?

    No. Baker needs to pick up the pace by cutting back on dialogue and unnecessary scenes that don't move the story forward.


    Have you listened to any of Roxana Bell’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    No, but she is an excellent YA narrator.


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    JoAnn Missouri City, TX, United States 07-21-15
    JoAnn Missouri City, TX, United States 07-21-15 Member Since 2013
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    24
    9
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Enjoyed the story"

    It maybe geared to a younger crowd but I enjoyed the plot and the lack of sex. The narrator is fantastic. Just listened to a book whose narrative spoke so fast and emotionless making the story hard to enjoy. I recommend this book to anyone that enjoys a good ghost story.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Donna 07-20-15
    Donna 07-20-15 Member Since 2015
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "great "

    this was a great read and storie all the way through love love love it

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Jennifer Jones Near Chicago, IL 03-28-15
    Jennifer Jones Near Chicago, IL 03-28-15 Member Since 2015

    wordswitsnwool.blogspot.com

    HELPFUL VOTES
    3
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    140
    3
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    "Good story, bad editing"

    There were multiple repeated sections in this audio book. The performance was good and the story entertaining, just needs mother edit.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Domino Parker Texas 02-16-15
    Domino Parker Texas 02-16-15 Member Since 2013
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    50
    9
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Good book!"

    Love the storyline but the editing is atrocious. Main characters are very compelling and engaging. Really enjoyed and had to get the next book!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Watching and Reading Brampton, Ontario 10-31-14
    Watching and Reading Brampton, Ontario 10-31-14 Member Since 2014

    Glenn

    HELPFUL VOTES
    2
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    5
    4
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Some problems with repetition in the recording"
    Where does The Ghost Files (The Ghost Files - Book 1) rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

    This is an ok book. I liked the premise and parts were suitably creepy, although the live monsters were way scarier than the ghosts. My biggest complaint is continuity, several times parts of the audio file repeated so it destroyed the momentum when that occurred.


    0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.