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In the shadow of blackbirds : a novel

Author: Cat Winters
Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to séances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Winters, Cat.
In the shadow of blackbirds
(DLC) 2012039262
(OCoLC)808215980
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cat Winters
ISBN: 9781613124598 1613124597
OCLC Number: 875275119
Notes: Novel.
Description: 1 online resource (387 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; 1 A Year the Devil Designed; 2 Aunt Eva and the Spirits; 3 Mr. Muse; 4 The Mysterious Island; 5 A Transparent Figure; 6 The Buzz of Electricity; 7 Death; 8 The Expert; 9 Blue Smoke and Whispers; 10 The Butterfly and the Lightning Bolt; 11 Phantom; 12 Come Talk to the Spirits; 13 Ugly Things; 14 Stay Safe; 15 The Weight of Souls; 16 Of Rats and Crows; 17 Keep your Nightmares to Yourself; 18 The Pirate King; 19 A Bloodstained Sky; 20 Paul Spitz; 21 The Compass Phenomenon; 22 Living and Breathing; 23 The Cage; 24 Discoveries; 25 Cousin Gracie. 26 Soldier's Heart27 The Darkest Hours; 28 Stephen's Room; 29 Death, Again; 30 I Do Lose Ink; 31 Mary Shelley Black; Author's Note; Acknowledgments; About the Author.
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