The Caged Graves

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The Caged Graves

By Dianne K. Salerni

Clarion Books, Hardcover, 9780547868530, 329pp.

Publication Date: May 14, 2013

Description
The year is 1867, and seventeen-year-old Verity Boone is excited to return from Worcester, Massachusetts, to Catawissa, Pennsylvania, the hometown she left when she was just a baby. Now she will finally meet the fiance she knows only through letters Soon, however, she discovers two strangely caged graves . . . and learns that one of them is her own mother's. Verity swears she ll get to the bottom of why her mother was buried in unhallowed ground in this suspenseful teen mystery that swirls with rumors of witchcraft, buried gold from the days of the War of Independence, and even more shocking family secrets.