House of Salt and Sorrows

The Thaumas sisters live in a manor by the sea with their father and step-mother. There were 12 girls in all, but now only 8 remain. Ever since their mother died, tragedy seems to strike the family every year. People say the family is cursed. And now that another sister has died, Annaleigh, now second-eldest of the girls, begins seeing her dead sisters’ ghosts. She begins to . . .

Vassa in the Night | book review

Remember my last post, when I said I had a lot of hours at the library this weekend, and I'd probably finish Vassa? Well, I was right. The Synopsis In Brooklyn, the nights seem never-ending. Literally. Ever since a convenient store called BY's planted it's feet (literally -- it stands on chicken feet) in Vassa's working-class…