The third Ruby Clair book in this series. begins to hear voices at school – a ghost trying attract her attention. When the voice proclaims that Ruby’s grandmother killed her, must investigate what has happened and discovers is great who died giving birth many years previously. This exciting twists suspenseful passages. It also poignant tale about family friendships from young girl’s perspective. A perfect combination of supernatural mystery heartfelt storytelling.
Sixty short stories and poems reveal the sometimes heartbreaking, often affirming tales of adoption. Written from point view birth parents, adoptive adoptees, this unique anthology spans nations cultures. Includes works by Isabel Allende, Charles Baxter, Edward Hirsch, Alison Lurie, Joni Mitchell, Alberto Rios, Mary TallMountain, others.
‘Tell me about your father.’ Five short, razor-edged words that rip the world of Harry Jones to pieces. He barely knew his father Johnnie and hated what little he did know, yet no man is able escape shadows past. has already lost almost everything – seat in parliament, reputation, fortune. There left apart from love for headstrong Jemma, now must risk losing her even own life uncover truth dead father. What starts as a gentle enquiry uncovers trail murder guilt-ridden dates back Johnnie’s student days. Harry’s search leads burning house Bermuda graveyard Greece, croquet lawns father’s Oxford college altar one Wren’s finest London churches. At every turn discovers childhood thought knew, was false, along with everyone it. Only when confronts death does realize all he’s been used pawn far larger game.