Doubly Dead

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Leisure Books, Nov 1, 2004 - Fiction - 404 pages
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In 1847, famous author and poet Edgar Allan Poe, haunted by the death of his wife, arrives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to start a new life, only to find a city plagued by a cholera epidemic and a serial killer who is preying on attractive young women from the merchant class. Originally published as Disquiet Heart. Reprint.

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User Review  - Deirdre - Goodreads

It started out a bit slow but then it picked up. I loved the details about transportation. As a fan of Edgar Allan Poe, I was curious when I found this do geared library discard. Inspired me to want to revisit poe's writing and find out more about him. Read full review

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User Review  - Amber Clark - Goodreads

I found this book a little slow going but in the end it turned out to be a good read. Read full review


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About the author (2004)

Randall Silvis is the author of 10 books, including "Disquiet Heart, Doubly Dead, Heart So Hungry," "The Luckiest Man in the World," and "On Night's Shore," He is a winner of two fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Drue Heinz Literature Prize, among other awards. He lives in St. Petersburg, Pennsylvania.

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