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October Horror Mystery Month Fest ~ Haunted Houses and Spooky Locations, Be Scared! ~ Day 23: Ten by Gretchen McNeil

October Horror Mystery Month Fest ~ Haunted Houses and Spooky Locations, Be Scared! ~ Day 23: Ten by Gretchen McNeil

Ten, Gretchen McNeil, Island, Party, Young Adult, Murder, Mystery, Hororr
Location: Henry Island. A beautiful island… but not this weekend.
Top 10 Books September 2021

Top 10 Books September 2021

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Top 10, September, Comics, YA, Children's Books, LGBT, Romance, Cute

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Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

Friday’s Page 69 ~ The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See

The Island of Sea Women, Lisa See, Women, Korea, Asia, Adult, Historical Fiction
As the sun set, we walked to the water’s edge, where Shaman Kim made offerings to the sea gods. “Release Sun-sil’s spirit,” she entreated. “Let her come back with me.” She tossed one end of a long piece of white cloth into the waves, then slowly hauled it in, bringing my mother’s spirit with it.
The next morning, the winds were violent, making it impossible to keep the candles lit. Today would be about release: for my mother to be released from this plane and for us to be released from our links to her and from our torments. we began with the same pattern of weeping, wailing, dancing, and chanting, until Shaman Kim finally asked us to sit. Around me, I saw faces filled with sadness but also excitement.
Top 10 Books May 2021

Top 10 Books May 2021

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Top 10 May, Books

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