We Hear the Dead

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We Hear the Dead

By Dianne K. Salerni

Sourcebooks Fire, Paperback, 9781402230929, 422pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2010

Based on actual events and meticulously researched by the author, "We Hear the Dead" reveals the secret of how in the 19th century the Fox sisters faked rapping sounds and their motives for inventing the sance and founding spiritualism.

About the Author
Dianne K. Salerni attended the University of Delaware, where she earned her bachelor's degree in elementary education, and then went on to earn a master's in language arts education at the University of Pennsylvania. She was an elementary school teacher for over twenty years and has also written several books, including We Hear the Dead and The Caged Graves. The Inquisitor's Mark is the second book in the Eighth Day series. Although Dianne knows there's not really such a thing as a secret Eighth Day, discovering one would explain all the food that disappears in her house. Until then, she'll continue to blame her husband, Bob, her two teenage daughters, Gabrielle and Gina, and her dog, Sorcia. Dianne lives in Chester County, Pennsylvania.