In the Shadow of Blackbirds



Reviewed: Dec 5, 2015
Recommended by:
Rebecca

Genre: Paranormal historical fiction
Grade level: 8 and up

In the Shadow of Blackbirds

by Cat Winters

In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to seances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.

Read if you like: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children; Fever 1793

Reviewed: Dec 5, 2015
Recommended by: Rebecca