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Jacqueline West

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Red Wing, Minnesota


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(Anne Shirley and I are kindred spirits.)

It’s my favorite month. Blustery days. The light that falls through red and gold leaves. Jack-o’-lanterns and cider and eerie stories read while wrapped up in a blanket. Beren highly recommends BabyLit’s Dracula; he’s been practicing counting wolves and castles and rats and garlic blossoms, and occasionally howling like a true little child of the night....

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Dreamers Often Lie
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The Shadows Spellbound The Second Spy The Strangers Still Life
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“Ms. McMartin had no close family. Her nearest relative was a distant cousin who had recently died in Shanghai, after a severe allergic reaction to a bowl of turtle and arsenic soup.”
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“It's been my experience that those people who seem the most 'normal' are in fact the most dangerous.”
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“She had other friends--friends that wouldn't leave her. She had the cats.”
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Jacqueline West ❤Sarina❤ wrote: "omg!!!!!!! Elsewhere the third is coming out!!!!!! I'm going to read!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

Thanks, Sarina! I can't wait for the Volume Three release, either...

Jacqueline West You are very welcome.

Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend

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