The Mirror

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Rue Morgue Press, 1997 - Fiction - 303 pages
16 Reviews
Our all-time best-selling book isn't even a vintage mystery but it is perhaps one of the most beloved novels of all time. A 20-year-old Boulder girl stares into her grandmother's Chinese mirror on her wedding day in 1978, faints and comes to in her grandmother's body--in 1900--about to be married to a miner. As she moves through life, even giving birth to her own mother, she becomes known as a fairly decent seer. Had she paid more attention in school, she would have been a great one.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Jacket blurb implies this is horror. Seems more like a romance so far, but not harlequin style, more classical style, with a time-travel gimmick.... ETA: Gimmick is not the right word though - it ... Read full review

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User Review  - AltheaAnn - LibraryThing

It's not, quite, but this book has a bit of the feel of one of those 'gothic' romances that were popular in the 1970's. It's a time-travelling saga of how a cursed mirror twists the lives of the women ... Read full review

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