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All the Backlist! May 24, 2024

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This week Vanessa shares some macabre YA historical fiction set in 19th Century Edinburgh and horror inspired by a vengeful ghost from Mexican folklore.

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Books Discussed

Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz

Immortality: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz

The Way of All Flesh by Ambrose Parry

The Butchering Art by Lyndsey Fitzharris

The Haunting of Alejandra by V. Castro

Immortal Pleasures by V. Castro