whispers from the grave  

A Novel by Kim Murphy
ISBN–13: 978–0–9716790–5–4 (trade paperback)
ISBN–10: 0–9716790–5–3

The Virginia Plantation Poplar Ridge is sprawling, secluded, and foreboding. Chris Olson is immediately swept into its somber history and an inexplicable, electrifying passion for Geoff Cameron, her best friend's brother. Dreams of a Confederate soldier who strongly resembles Geoff and a haunting one-eyed scout cloud her mind further.

Through the eyes of the long-dead Margaret, Chris witnesses mysterious events shrouded in the conflict of the Civil War, until little by little, she uncovers Margaret's dark and terrible secret—and Geoff's connection to the enchanting woman from the past.

RT Reviewers' Choice Nominee
ForeWord Magazine 2007 Book of the Year Bronze Winner
IPPY 2008 Bronze Winner
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Cover art by Mayapriya Long, Bookwrights Design
"Coming Home" © 2004 Charles Holley


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Four and a Half Stars

An exceptional mixture of mystery, ghosts, and romance... skillfully intertwines the present with the past and brings history to life.
—Susan Mobley, Romantic Times BOOK reviews


Impossible To Put Down

This story grabbed my interest from the start... almost impossible to put down. I had to keep flipping those pages... If you enjoy romance and mystery with a little of the paranormal and history thrown in, I recommend that you read this book.
—Victoria Kennedy, Midwest Book Review
 

Available from Coachlight Press.

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