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Monday, June 21 2010

Spiritualism and Scientific Naturalism Collide in ‘Captivity’, an 1850s Ghost Story

Two girls say they can communicate with the dead in mid-19th century faith-based American society. The author's evocative and austere narrative allows the reader to scrutinize their story.


Monday, October 19 2009

Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger

This follow-up to The Time Traveler's Wife netted the author a cool $5 million. Was the money worth it?


Monday, December 8 2008

The Man in the Picture by Susan Hill

There is no dead wood in Hill's plot -- it has the economy of a campfire story without sacrificing the heightened language of Hill's Victorian predecessors.


Tuesday, July 31 2007

Chantal Kreviazuk: Ghost Stories

Former Avril Lavigne songwriting buddy and one of Kelly Clarkson's favorite collaborators releases her fourth solo disc, proving that she saves some of the best stuff for herself -- filler included.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Amanda Ghost: Ghost Stories


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