The Vespertine

The Vespertine

Book - 2011
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In 1889, when Amelia van den Broek leaves her brother's strict home for the freedom of a social season with cousins in Baltimore, she is surprised by her strong attraction to an unsuitable man, but moreso by the dark visions she has each evening which have some believing that she is the cause, not merely the seer, of harm.
Publisher: Boston : Harcourt, 2011.
ISBN: 9780547482477
0547482477
Branch Call Number: FIC/MITCHELL
Characteristics: 296 p. ; 22 cm.

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Fredinthelibrary Apr 20, 2011

I loved the play between the silly girl in love and the gothic mystery of the supernatural. Not everything rang true for me but the story is still haunting me.

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Jun 07, 2016

When her uncle sends her away to the city, her life takes a sharp turn with many ups and downs. While relaxing after a busy day, she foresees some startling images and events. Thinking this is a trick of the mind, she ignores them. When the events come true, though, she knows she has to do something, especially after one of her friends dies.

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