Picture the Dead
"A perfectly haunting combination."
"I loved Picture the Dead. Eerie, romantic, moody, and immersive. A beautifully illustrated gothic delight!"
"A tour de force, a remarkable feat of visual and verbal storytelling, as playful as it is serious, as haunting as it is delightful."
Jennie feels the tingling presence of something unnatural in the house now that Will is dead.
Her heart aches without him, and she still doesn't know how he really died. It seems that everywhere she turns, someone is hiding yet another clue. As Jennie seeks the truth, she finds herself drawn ever deeper into a series of tricks and lies, secrets and betrayals, and begins to wonder if she had every really known Will at all.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Susan.Macura - LibraryThing
This is the story of a young girl during the end of the Civil War. There is much history blended into this ghost story including depictions of what soldiers did in the war as well as how photography was used to communicate with the deceased. Interesting book. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jenna.Czaplewski - LibraryThing
In short, this book is a gothic story of loss and heartbreak. The author and illustrator pull in the historical element of the Civil War with a tense family dynamic. Narrator and main character Jennie ... Read full review