Benjamin Buttons-esque: He grows from old to young, but that's where the comparison ends. FantAStcially-written, just so unique and moving and creative. Wonderful. I actually listened to this... about 20 times (no joke). If you have the means, I highly recommend it. It's one of my favorite out-loud books ever. And I listen to a lot of books.
2/11/2014 The New York Times bestselling author of Promise Not to Tell returns with a simmering literary thriller about ghostly secrets, dark choices, and the unbreakable bond between mothers and daughters . . . sometimes too unbreakable. West Hall, Vermont, has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. The most mysterious is that of Sara Harrison Shea, who, in 1908, was found dead in the field behind her house just months after the tragic death of her daughter,
The Promise of Stardust is an emotionally resonant and thought-provoking tale. It raises profound questions about life and death, faith and medicine, and illuminates the power of love to divide and heal a family in the wake of unexpected tragedy. Priscille Sibley’s The Promise of Stardust is a gripping and unforgettable debut novel set against a complex and controversial moral issue. Come join the discussion at the Rensselaer Library and enjoy light refreshments July 28th at 1 pm.