Brief reviews of mysteries, thrillers, and crime novels.
Monday, August 8, 2016
The Book of Speculation, by Erika Swyler
Simon Watson is a young librarian living alone in his family home on Long Island as it crumbles into the sea. For generations, the women in his family have drowned mysteriously at a young age, and. after receiving an old circus travel log, Simon feels compelled to understand and undo the family curse before it claims his sister Enola.