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The séance

Author: John Harwood
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Series: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Constance Langton grows up in a household marked by death, her father distant, her mother in perpetual mourning for Constance's sister, the child she lost. Desperate to coax her mother back to health, Constance takes her to a séance: perhaps she will find comfort from beyond the grave. But the meeting has tragic consequences. Constance is left alone, her only legacy a bequest in two parts that will blight her life:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Ghost stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Harwood
ISBN: 9781410417640 1410417646
OCLC Number: 319064245
Description: 521 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Responsibility: John Harwood.

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Constance Langton grows up in a household marked by death, her father distant, her mother in perpetual mourning for Constance's sister, the child she lost. Desperate to coax her mother back to health, Constance takes her to a séance: perhaps she will find comfort from beyond the grave. But the meeting has tragic consequences. Constance is left alone, her only legacy a bequest in two parts that will blight her life: a house and a mystery.

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