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The Book of Speculation

Erika Swyler


List Price: 33.60*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/13/2021)
Paperback (5/31/2016)
Hardcover (6/23/2015)
Hardcover, Large Print (8/26/2015)
CD-Audio (6/23/2015)

July 2015 Indie Next List

“Hauntingly beautiful, The Book of Speculation weaves a spectacular multigenerational story of magic, love, betrayal, and redemption. The story follows Simon, a young librarian and the descendant of circus mermaids, whose family is steeped in loss. Alongside his story is woven another's: Amos, a mute boy from the 1700s with a special gift. As histories are unveiled and unlikely connections are discovered, Simon is sent a mysterious book with a sinister message. Can he discover the secret that haunts his family in time? Fantastical history, engaging characters, and a love of the written word combine in this compelling novel.”
— Jax Caldwell-Dunn (E), Bookshop Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
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Van Hoc/Tsai Fong Books, 9786049633614

Publication Date: May 1, 2018