The Grave Digger by Rebecca Bischoff

Cap Cooper is a 12-year-old boy living in Ohio in 1875. In order to pay for his mother’s doctor bill, his father takes work as a grave robber. When Cap is made to help he finds things are not as they seem…more people seen to be dying. And when one of the dead comes to …

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A Single Thread by Tracy Chevalier

In the years after WWI and the devastating loss of life that occurred, a generation of women were often doomed to a life of spinsterhood. For years Violet Speedwell has lived such a life, but in 1932, determined to take her life into her own hands, she moves out of her mother's home to Winchester …

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The Spies of Shilling Lane

The Spies of Shilling Lane is a treat for anyone who loves historical fiction. Mrs. Braithwaite, divorced by her husband and drummed out of her village, determines to find her daughter Betty in an adventure through London during the Blitz. The characters of Mrs. Braithwaite and Mr. Norris were so well drawn that I could …

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Breaking the Lore

From Goodreads: “How do you stop a demon invasion... when you don’t believe in magic?” Inspector Nick Paris of the Manchester City Police is called in to investigate the murder of a fairy. Paris doesn’t believe in magic, but quickly finds himself partnered with elves, rock trolls, witches, and demons in an effort to solve …

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