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Louisa and the crystal gazer

Author: Anna Maclean
Publisher: New York : New American Library, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Boston, 1855. With her timeless Little Women years away from fruition, Louisa May Alcott is busy writing 'blood and thunder' romance stories. To get by, she takes a job as a seamstress while the rest of the Alcott family winters in New Hampshire. Fortunately, Louisa has her friend Sylvia Shattuck to keep her company. Louisa accompanies her friend to visit Boston's most famous spiritual medium, Mrs. Agatha D. Percy,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Louisa May Alcott; Louisa May Alcott
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Maclean
ISBN: 9780451235671 0451235673
OCLC Number: 727703227
Notes: "An Obsidian mystery."
Includes an excerpt from Louisa and the missing heiress.
Description: 304 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Anna Maclean.

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"Boston, 1855. With her timeless Little Women years away from fruition, Louisa May Alcott is busy writing 'blood and thunder' romance stories. To get by, she takes a job as a seamstress while the rest of the Alcott family winters in New Hampshire. Fortunately, Louisa has her friend Sylvia Shattuck to keep her company. Louisa accompanies her friend to visit Boston's most famous spiritual medium, Mrs. Agatha D. Percy, to contact Sylvia's long-dead father. Louisa isn't one to believe such folderol, but she thinks the experience may inspire her imagination--until a prediction that Louisa will have an unexpected guest is followed by the arrival of her little sister, Lizzie."--Page 4 of cover.

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