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Jemma and Alex are paranormal investigators, writing a book on hauntings around the world. When Jemma begins researching a cryptic diary written by a young woman who committed suicide on a supposedly haunted island in the Philippines years earlier, they think they've found their next chapter.

Full fathom five : a novel of the Craft sequence by Max Gladstone. On the island of Kavekana, Kai builds gods to order, then hands them to others to maintain. Her creations aren't conscious and lack their own wills and voices, but they accept sacrifices, and protect their worshippers from other gods--perfect vehicles for Craftsmen and Craftswomen operating in the divinely controlled Old World.

My favorite Alcott book. Was deemed too "sensational" to publish at the time it was written. Suspensful, romantic, and filled with vivid imagery.

How we love, how we take care of one another, how choices we make resonate through generations. Hosseini explores the many ways in which families nurture, wound, betray, honor, and sacrifice for one another; and how often we are surprised by the actions of those closest to us, at the times that matter most.

Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined—this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking: the seven stories in this compelling novel all take place on the remote Scandinavian island of Blessed where a curiously powerful plant that resembles a dragon grows. What . . . 4 stars

View from the other side of the harbor in St. James. The lighthouse and the old Coast Guard station. We girls loved to walk down there and check out the uniformed men back when it was still operating.