Book picks as published in the September 27, 2017 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
By Gaslight : a novel
By Steven Price
London, 1885. The notorious thief Edward Shade exists only as a ghost, a fabled con, a thief of other men’s futures. William Pinkerton is already famous, the son of a brutal detective, when he descends into the underworld of Victorian London in pursuit of a new lead. Come to our StarFest event with the author on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7 pm.
In case I go : a novel
By Angie Abdou
Eli and his parents have returned to their family home in Coalton, a small mountain town. The parents hope to escape their hectic city lives, but they find that once charming Coalton is no longer the remote idyll they remembered. This new kind of ghost story is about the many ways we’re haunted by the misdeeds of our ancestors. See this StarFest author at the library on Oct. 18 at 7 pm.