When a “spirit” contacts Lucy Phillips at a séance in nineteenth-century Manhattan, Lucy quickly gains fame as a talented medium who can impart knowledge about the future to wealthy socialites. Lucy is grateful to this “spirit,” who communica...more
It's 1882, and Lucy Phillips and her father are running scams to keep a roof over their heads. Tonight is their first attempt at a séance, with Lucy playing the medium. If it goes well, this could turn into a regular and profitable enterprise for them. Planning only to play her audience with already acquired information, Lucy is shocked to hear a voice that no one else can hear. Maybe she really has contacted the dead!
In the present time, Lindsay ...more
No, I lie. I wanted it to thicken but in reality it thinned down to a trickle, and ended. What a waste of an excellent idea! Girl from the present and girl from the past with a psychic connection neither truly believes. What happens to you if you hear voices in (a) 1898 or in (b) 1998? Let's just say people were a little more open to that kind of thing back then.
Wish I'd liked it.
Time changes, panorama activity and real life scenarios all in one book. Silent Echoes by Carla Jablonski was, in my opinion, a five star book. Her book is definitely a must read because she does such a great job on intertwining two girls stories into one.
Carla Jablonski uses italics a lot to emphasize certain things in the story, but it’s not overdone. One of my favorite places in the book that she used italics in when she has one of the girls talking to the other, but you ...more
COVER: I'd give the cover a 3/5. I'm not sure who the girl o ...more