Thursday, March 16, 2017

These Shallow Graves

30267904By: Jennifer Donnelly
Location: FIC DON
Genre: Historical Fiction

Be careful how deep
you bury
the past !

"A twisted tale of secrets, murder, love and revenge"
USA Today.com

"Its fun, feminist and so fast paced that you will be whipping through the book to solve the mystery" Bustle.com

A New York Times bestseller from the acclaimed author of A Northern Light and Revolution.This thrilling mystery is perfect for fans of The Cellar and Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls. It's a story of dark secrets, dirty truths, and the lengths to which people will go for love and revenge.
Jo Montfort is beautiful and rich, and soon like all the girls in her class she ll graduate from finishing school and be married off to a wealthy bachelor. Which is the last thing she wants. Jo dreams of becoming a writer a newspaper reporter.
Wild aspirations aside, Jo s life seems perfect until tragedy strikes: her father is found dead. The story is that Charles Montfort shot himself while cleaning his revolver, but the more Jo hears about her father s death, the more something feels wrong. And then she meets Eddie a young, smart, infuriatingly handsome reporter at her father s newspaper and it becomes all too clear how much she stands to lose if she keeps searching for the truth. But now it might be too late to stop.
The past never stays buried forever. Life is dirti
er than Jo Montfort could ever have imagined, and this time the truth is the dirtiest part of all.   
 
Lovely prose, historical intrigue, unique characters and setting. I devoured this book! Ruta Sepetys,

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