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The Ghosts of Summers Past (Sam the Spectator Book 3)

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A Top 5 Finalist in the 2020 Kindle Book Awards

A ghost-seeing teen goth must uncover the secrets of her past before she can decide what to do with her future in the third book of the Sam the Spectator series – a spooky and humorous supernatural mystery set in 1990s West Texas.

Samantha Winters has just graduated high school and the wide world awaits. But, where should she g
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Kindle Edition, 234 pages
Published March 19th 2020
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Andleeb
Apr 28, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Enjoyable conclusion to the Sam the Spectator series.
Christie Insley
Apr 13, 2020 rated it it was amazing
The third and final (?) installment of the Sam the Spectator series does not disappoint! Perhaps my favorite book of the series, I laughed out loud throughout and teared up more than once. Sam is such a relatable character; Alvey somehow manages to perfectly capture the angst of high school in a way that reminded me of my own long-forgotten teenage experiences. I can't decide who my favorite character is, it changes depending on whoever happens to be talking in the scene; they're all so fully fo ...more
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Apr 11, 2020 rated it it was amazing
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Carolyn
Jan 13, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Great series! Fun story and a real time capsule of early 90's music.

I related to the characters since i was a student in my early 20's during the time the books are set. Loved the fashion and music and other pop culture references.
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Amy K.
May 24, 2020 rated it really liked it
I enjoy this series for many reasons, not the least of which is the nineties period references, to which I can relate, and Sam the Spectator's excellent narrative voice, which is very enjoyable indeed. This latest adventure was rife with coming-of-age tension and very well done. ...more
Kendra Alvey
Apr 20, 2020 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
I like it!!
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Jun 09, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Such a fun escape. I really enjoyed the series and hope the author gives us more adventures with Sam and her friends!
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Kendra Alvey is an author, a yogi, and a mutt mom. She's part goth on her mother's side.

Her work has appeared in Cosmopolitan, The Huffington Post, xoJane, Marie Claire, Hello Giggles, Thought Catalog, BeatCrave, Life With Dogs, ScreenCrave, The Impersonals, and several anthologies.

Kendra is from Midland, Texas originally but now resides in Los Angeles with her husband, artist/director Tim Parson
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