A Ghost in the Throat

A Ghost in the Throat

  • Author : Doireann Ní Ghríofa
  • Publisher : Biblioasis
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Total Pages :
  • ISBN-10 : 177196412X
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An Post Irish Book Awards Nonfiction Book of the Year • A Guardian Best Book of 2020 • Shortlisted for the 2021 Rathbones Folio Prize • Longlisted for the 2021 Republic of Consciousness Prize • Shortlisted for the James Tait Black Biography Prize When we first met, I was a child, and she had been dead for centuries. On discovering her murdered husband’s body, an eighteenth-century Irish noblewoman drinks handfuls of his blood and composes an extraordinary lament. Eibhlín Dubh Ní Chonaill’s poem travels through the centuries, finding its way to a new mother who has narrowly avoided her own fatal tragedy. When she realizes that the literature dedicated to the poem reduces Eibhlín Dubh’s life to flimsy sketches, she wants more: the details of the poet’s girlhood and old age; her unique rages, joys, sorrows, and desires; the shape of her days and site of her final place of rest. What follows is an adventure in which Doireann Ní Ghríofa sets out to discover Eibhlín Dubh’s erased life—and in doing so, discovers her own. Moving fluidly between past and present, quest and elegy, poetry and those who make it, A Ghost in the Throat is a shapeshifting book: a record of literary obsession; a narrative about the erasure of a people, of a language, of women; a meditation on motherhood and on translation; and an unforgettable story about finding your voice by freeing another’s.

How to Scare a Ghost

How to Scare a Ghost [Jean Reagan]

  • Author : Jean Reagan
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 32
  • ISBN-10 : 1524701920
From the creators of the New York Times bestsellers How to Catch Santa and How to Babysit a Grandpa comes a silly (and not-too-spooky) send-up of Halloween … GET BOOK
Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story

Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story [D. T. Max]

  • Author : D. T. Max
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Total Pages : 368
  • ISBN-10 : 1101601116
The acclaimed New York Times–bestselling biography and “emotionally detailed portrait of the artist as a young man” (Michiko Kakutani, The New York T … GET BOOK
The Swallow

The Swallow [Charis Cotter]

  • Author : Charis Cotter
  • Publisher : Tundra Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 320
  • ISBN-10 : 1770495932
In 1960s Toronto, two girls retreat to their attics to escape the loneliness and isolation of their lives. Polly lives in a house bursting at the seams wit … GET BOOK
Leo

Leo [Mac Barnett]

  • Author : Mac Barnett
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 52
  • ISBN-10 : 1452139571
You would like being friends with Leo. He likes to draw, he makes delicious snacks, and most people can't even see him. Because Leo is also a ghost. When a … GET BOOK
The Presence

The Presence [Eve Bunting]

  • Author : Eve Bunting
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Young Adult Fiction
  • Total Pages : 204
  • ISBN-10 : 0547350074
A brutal car accident that claimed the life of her best friend has left seventeen-year-old Catherine in a state of shock and severe depression. She longs t … GET BOOK
Time For Andrew

Time For Andrew [Mary Downing Hahn]

  • Author : Mary Downing Hahn
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Young Adult Fiction
  • Total Pages : 176
  • ISBN-10 : 0547531729
When he goes to spend the summer with his great-aunt in the family's old house, eleven-year-old Drew is drawn eighty years into the past to trade places wi … GET BOOK
A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time

A Ghost Tale for Christmas Time [Mary Pope Osborne]

  • Author : Mary Pope Osborne
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 144
  • ISBN-10 : 0375894675
The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Jack and Annie must help th … GET BOOK
How I Became A Ghost

How I Became A Ghost [Tim Tingle]

  • Author : Tim Tingle
  • Publisher : The RoadRunner Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 160
  • ISBN-10 : 1937054543
A Choctaw boy tells in his own words the story of his tribe’s removal from the only land its people have ever known, and how their journey to Oklahoma le … GET BOOK
Paris Is a Party, Paris Is a Ghost

Paris Is a Party, Paris Is a Ghost [David Hoon Kim]

  • Author : David Hoon Kim
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 256
  • ISBN-10 : 0374722498
In a strangely distorted Paris, a Japanese adoptee is haunted by the woman he once loved When Fumiko emerges after one month locked in her dorm room, she … GET BOOK
How to Make Friends with a Ghost

How to Make Friends with a Ghost [Rebecca Green]

  • Author : Rebecca Green
  • Publisher : Tundra Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 40
  • ISBN-10 : 1101919027
What do you do when you meet a ghost? One: Provide the ghost with some of its favorite snacks, like mud tarts and earwax truffles. Two: Tell your ghost bed … GET BOOK
Life with the Afterlife

Life with the Afterlife [Amy Bruni]

  • Author : Amy Bruni
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 272
  • ISBN-10 : 1538754134
A USA TODAY BESTSELLER Star of Kindred Spirits and paranormal investigator Amy Bruni shares stories from her years of experiences with ghosts, organized ar … GET BOOK
Tell the Ghosts I’m Home

Tell the Ghosts I’m Home [Urmi Chakraborty]

  • Author : Urmi Chakraborty
  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Poetry
  • Total Pages : 204
  • ISBN-10 : 1638866171
Tell the Ghosts I’m Home is a lyrical séance where the poet invokes all the ghosts she encounters in life. These apparitions don many forms in each poet … GET BOOK
The Dollhouse: A Ghost Story

The Dollhouse: A Ghost Story [Charis Cotter]

  • Author : Charis Cotter
  • Publisher : Tundra Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 360
  • ISBN-10 : 0735269076
A creepy, mysterious dollhouse takes center stage in this atmospheric middle-grade mystery for fans of Doll Bones and Small Spaces. Alice's world is fallin … GET BOOK
The Man Who Saw a Ghost

The Man Who Saw a Ghost [Devin McKinney]

  • Author : Devin McKinney
  • Publisher : St. Martin\'s Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Total Pages : 448
  • ISBN-10 : 1250017769
The first major biography of the iconic actor Henry Fonda, a story of stardom, manhood, and the American character Henry Fonda's performances—in The Grap … GET BOOK
A Boy Is Not a Ghost

A Boy Is Not a Ghost [Edeet Ravel]

  • Author : Edeet Ravel
  • Publisher : Groundwood Books Ltd
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 239
  • ISBN-10 : 1773064991
In this sequel to the award-winning A Boy Is Not a Bird, a boy is exiled to Siberia during World War II. Based on a true story. Torn from his home in Easte … GET BOOK
This Is Not a Ghost Story

This Is Not a Ghost Story [Andrea Portes]

  • Author : Andrea Portes
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Young Adult Fiction
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 0062422464
Nothing is as it seems in this chilling, twisting tale by bestselling author Andrea Portes, perfect for fans of Madeleine Roux and Danielle Vega. Rife with … GET BOOK
Ghost Stories of Alberta

Ghost Stories of Alberta [Barbara Smith]

  • Author : Barbara Smith
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 173
  • ISBN-10 : 9780888821522
An eerie collection of ghost stories in Alberta, from urban centres to rural areas and the Rocky Mountains. … GET BOOK
The Ghost Collector

The Ghost Collector [Allison Mills]

  • Author : Allison Mills
  • Publisher : Annick Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 200
  • ISBN-10 : 1773212982
Ghosts aren’t meant to stick around forever... Shelly and her grandmother catch ghosts. In their hair. Just like all the women in their family, they can … GET BOOK
A Natural History of Ghosts

A Natural History of Ghosts [Roger Clarke]

  • Author : Roger Clarke
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 384
  • ISBN-10 : 0141958146
A natural history of the supernatural from Roger Clarke, lifelong investigator into England's creepiest real-life ghost stories 'Is there anybody out there … GET BOOK
Catch a Ghost

Catch a Ghost [SE Jakes,Stephanie Tyler]

  • Author : SE Jakes,Stephanie Tyler
  • Publisher : Riptide Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 293
  • ISBN-10 : 1626490384
Everyone knows that Prophet — former Navy SEAL, former CIA spook, full-time pain in the ass — works alone. But his boss at Extreme Escapes, Ltd. has ju … GET BOOK
Ghost

Ghost [Jason Reynolds]

  • Author : Jason Reynolds
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 192
  • ISBN-10 : 1481450174
A National Book Award Finalist for Young People’s Literature. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read. Ghost … GET BOOK
Dial a Ghost

Dial a Ghost [Eva Ibbotson]

  • Author : Eva Ibbotson
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 176
  • ISBN-10 : 0330477668
With beautiful cover illustration by Alex T. Smith, creator of the Claude series, Dial a Ghost is a wonderfully spooky young fiction title from the award-w … GET BOOK
Pale as a Ghost

Pale as a Ghost [Stephen Osborne]

  • Author : Stephen Osborne
  • Publisher : Dreamspinner Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 200
  • ISBN-10 : 9781615818372
Private detective Duncan Andrews’s best friend Gina is a witch. His dog is a zombie. And his dead boyfriend, Robbie, is a ghost. So it’s hardly any won … GET BOOK
A Gathering of Spirits: Japan's Ghost Story Tradition

A Gathering of Spirits: Japan's Ghost Story Tradition [Patrick Drazen]

  • Author : Patrick Drazen
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Drama
  • Total Pages : 276
  • ISBN-10 : 1462029434
"Prepare for a sampling of Japanese ghosts and spirits, from sources that include the worlds oldest novel, the urban legends of contemporary Japanese schoo … GET BOOK
Uncovering Norman

Uncovering Norman [Susan E. Rogers]

  • Author : Susan E. Rogers
  • Publisher : Balboa Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 106
  • ISBN-10 : 1982204060
Most people during their lifetime experience some contact with the spirit world. Their reactions can vary from laughing off such nonsense as coincidence to … GET BOOK
Florida Ghost Stories

Florida Ghost Stories [Robert R. Jones]

  • Author : Robert R. Jones
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 162
  • ISBN-10 : 1561646326
Stories of ghosts and spirits and tall tales of strange happenings fill this volume. If they don't give you goose bumps and make your hair stand on end, at … GET BOOK
How to Catch Santa

How to Catch Santa [Jean Reagan]

  • Author : Jean Reagan
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 32
  • ISBN-10 : 055349841X
It's Christmas time and Santa is almost here... IF you know how to catch him! From the creators of the New York Times bestsellers How to Babysit a Grandpa … GET BOOK
A Ghost in Shining Armor

A Ghost in Shining Armor [Therese Beharrie]

  • Author : Therese Beharrie
  • Publisher : Zebra Books
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 320
  • ISBN-10 : 1420153412
In this spellbinding romantic comedy from acclaimed author Therese Beharrie, a woman with a supernatural talent is haunted by one persistent spirit—and a … GET BOOK
Ghosts Among Us

Ghosts Among Us [James Van Praagh]

  • Author : James Van Praagh
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 224
  • ISBN-10 : 0061797650
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Ghosts, but Were Too Afraid to Ask From a very young age James Van Praagh was aware of a dimension that most of … GET BOOK
City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts [Victoria Schwab]

  • Author : Victoria Schwab
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 304
  • ISBN-10 : 1338111035
From #1 NYT bestselling author Victoria Schwab comes a sweeping, spooky, evocative adventure, perfect for fans of "Stranger Things" and Miss Peregrine's Ho … GET BOOK
The Social Life of Spirits

The Social Life of Spirits [Ruy Blanes,Diana Espírito Santo]

  • Author : Ruy Blanes,Diana Espírito Santo
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Social Science
  • Total Pages : 296
  • ISBN-10 : 022608180X
Spirits can be haunters, informants, possessors, and transformers of the living, but more than anything anthropologists have understood them as representat … GET BOOK
How to Surprise a Dad

How to Surprise a Dad [Jean Reagan]

  • Author : Jean Reagan
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 32
  • ISBN-10 : 055349838X
Celebrate the love between a dad and child in this charming picture book about showing dad that you care. The perfect gift to surprise dad with on Father's … GET BOOK
How to Raise a Mom

How to Raise a Mom [Jean Reagan]

  • Author : Jean Reagan
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Juvenile Fiction
  • Total Pages : 32
  • ISBN-10 : 0553538314
Celebrate the bond between moms and children with this humorous New York Times-bestseller that invites the kids to do the hard work of raising their mom... … GET BOOK
Fortune's Fool

Fortune's Fool [Rafael Sabatini]

  • Author : Rafael Sabatini
  • Publisher : Ozymandias Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 366
  • ISBN-10 : 1531289118
London 1665 is no place for Randal Holles, a former soldier in Cromwell's army, now that the monarchy has been restored and the exploits of the Republicans … GET BOOK
Ghosts of Harvard

Ghosts of Harvard [Francesca Serritella]

  • Author : Francesca Serritella
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 496
  • ISBN-10 : 0525510370
TEEN VOGUE BOOK CLUB PICK • A Harvard freshman becomes obsessed with her schizophrenic brother’s suicide. Then she starts hearing voices. “A rich, in … GET BOOK
Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard

Ghosts of Martha's Vineyard [Tom Dresser]

  • Author : Tom Dresser
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Total Pages : 176
  • ISBN-10 : 1439671192
Martha's Vineyard has always been known as a charming seaside destination. But on this island, a cautious tour reveals darker tales that lie beneath its fa … GET BOOK
The Book of Dreams and Ghosts

The Book of Dreams and Ghosts [Andrew Lang]

  • Author : Andrew Lang
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 274
  • ISBN-10 :
"The Book of Dreams and Ghosts" by Andrew Lang. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From wel … GET BOOK
Springtime

Springtime [Michelle De Kretser]

  • Author : Michelle De Kretser
  • Publisher : Catapult
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 92
  • ISBN-10 : 193678744X
“This is a gorgeous, delicately surprising piece of writing. . . . It's like spirit photography, all fuzzy outlines and unaccountable light: a snapshot o … GET BOOK
Living With Ghosts

Living With Ghosts [Kari Sperring]

  • Author : Kari Sperring
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 2012-12-04
  • Category: Fiction
  • Total Pages : 496
  • ISBN-10 : 1101019654
The dazzling debut from a brilliant new fantasy talent. This highly original, darkly atmospheric fantasy novel immerses readers in a world where ghosts and … GET BOOK