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    • The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane

    • By: Katherine Howe
    • Narrated by: Katherine Kellgren
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,545
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 854
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 864

    Connie's mother asks her to sell an abandoned house once owned by her grandmother in Salem, Mass. Relunctantly, Connie moves to the small town and inhabits the crumbling, ancient house, trying to restore it to a semblance of order. Curious things start to happen when Connie finds the name "Deliverance Dane" on a yellowed scrap of paper and begins to have visions of a long ago woman condemned for practicing "physick," or herbal healing, on her neighbors in 1690s Salem.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it!

    • By Darinda on 06-20-09

    Regular price: $22.81

    • The House of Velvet and Glass

    • By: Katherine Howe
    • Narrated by: Heather Corrigan
    • Length: 16 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 142
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 140

    Still reeling from the deaths of her mother and sister on the Titanic, Sibyl Allston is living a life of quiet desperation with her taciturn father and scandal-plagued brother in a town house in Boston's Back Bay. Trapped in a world over which she has no control, Sibyl flees for solace to the parlor of a table-turning medium. But when her brother is suddenly kicked out of Harvard under mysterious circumstances and falls under the sway of a strange young woman, Sibyl turns for help to psychology professor Benton Derby.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • the parts don`t add up to a good whole

    • By connie on 04-22-12

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Conversion

    • By: Katherine Howe
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 13 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 120
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 110

    It's senior year at St. Joan's Academy, and school is a pressure cooker. College applications, the battle for valedictorian, deciphering boys' texts: Through it all, Colleen Rowley and her friends are expected to keep it together. Until they can't. First it's the school's queen bee, Clara Rutherford, who suddenly falls into uncontrollable tics in the middle of class. Her mystery illness quickly spreads to her closest clique of friends, then more students and symptoms follow: Seizures, hair loss, violent coughing fits. St. Joan's buzzes with rumor; rumor blossoms into full-blown panic.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • good character wasted on mediocre story

    • By Nadia on 07-06-14

    Regular price: $42.00

    • The Appearance of Annie van Sinderen

    • By: Katherine Howe
    • Narrated by: Jesse Bernstein, Kathleen McInerney
    • Length: 13 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 42

    It's July in New York City, and aspiring filmmaker Wes Auckerman has just arrived to start his summer term at NYU. While shooting a séance at a psychic's in the East Village, he meets a mysterious, intoxicatingly beautiful girl named Annie.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Kill me now

    • By Adventure shoes on 09-18-15

    Regular price: $38.50