This is an ongoing series written and illustrated by JJ Lee. New to Havenholm? Start at the beginning! The story so far—Oscar and his ghostly friends Tough Tom and Willa, find themselves trapped on the creepy wood hill of Havenholm. A river, created by the wizard Maurais, prevents them from crossing into the afterlife. Many years before, Willa’s parents had been sent to … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part Six)
The Ghosts of Havenholm
Written and illustrated by local author JJ Lee, The Ghosts of Havenholm is part young adult fiction, part children’s literature, part adventure, part ghost story, and 100% compelling for everyone. Starring Oscar and Willa, Havenholm is a special place with dark secrets and an incredible cast.
This is an ongoing series written and illustrated by JJ Lee. New to Havenholm? Start at the beginning! The story so far: Oscar is the spirit of a boy trapped on the hill of Havenholm, where a supernatural river surrounds him and his ghostly friends Willa and Tough Tom. Beneath its waves swims a monster created by a wizard named Maurais. Maurais is seemingly immortal and … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part Five)
This is a series written and illustrated by JJ Lee. Part One | Part Two | Part Three CHAPTER SIX The story so far: When Oscar moves to a shunned neighbourhood with a dark history, he is sure his meagre social life will become completely dead. After a fatal tumble, he makes friends with the child ghosts of Havenholm. All of their souls are stranded on the hill … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part Four)
Part One Part Two CHAPTER 5 When Oscar was little, the idea of death scared him. He thought about it as a form of terrible sleep, a sinking feeling into blackness. In bed he could imagine his ribs, lungs, heart, and then the rest of his body, dropping through the mattress, now body bending at the waist, arrowing downwards in an inexorable plunge. He had never thought of … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part Three)
This is a serialized work of fiction, written and illustrated by JJ Lee. You can find the first part here. These originally appeared in our print editions in June and August. CHAPTER THREE “I wasn’t sure if you were dead or alive.” Oscar struggled through the haze. He focused and saw bits of yellow flecked in grey-green eyes. The girl with the red hair leaned over him, so … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part Two)
This following is part one of a serialized novella by New Westminster author JJ Lee and features the first two chapters of The Ghosts of Havenholm. We are so very proud to be able to publish this work. The story: "Oscar has a number of problems. He just moved to Havenholm, a creepy neighbourhood that most people in town avoid. He has no friends. Nearly everyone he meet … [Read more...] about The Ghosts of Havenholm (Part One)