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The seance

Author: John Harwood
Publisher: Blackstone, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Constance Langton, the narrator of the story, has known little but grief in her young life. Her younger sister dies of scarlatina at the age of 2, and her mother goes into perpetual mourning. Poor Constance is ignored and abandoned by her distant father, and her only succor becomes the chance that a medium at a seance might provide a way for her mother to contact the dead child. But the dead rarely answer our calls,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harwood, John, 1946-
¿Eance.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009, ©2008
(OCoLC)313657924
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Harwood
ISBN: 9781482951479 1482951479
OCLC Number: 1004880729
Notes: "First published in 2008 by Jonathan Cape"--Title page verso.
Awards: RUSA Reading List.
Description: 1 online resource (9 audio discs (11 hr.))
Other Titles: Eance
Responsibility: John Harwood.

Abstract:

Constance Langton, the narrator of the story, has known little but grief in her young life. Her younger sister dies of scarlatina at the age of 2, and her mother goes into perpetual mourning. Poor Constance is ignored and abandoned by her distant father, and her only succor becomes the chance that a medium at a seance might provide a way for her mother to contact the dead child. But the dead rarely answer our calls, and when Constance pretends that they do, she brings down even greater sorrow.

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