In the Shadow of Blackbirds

In the Shadow of BlackbirdsIn 1918, the world seems on the verge of apocalypse Americans roam the streets in gauze masks to ward off the deadly Spanish influenza, and the government ships young men to the front lines of a brutal war, creating an atmosphere of fear and confusion Sixteen year old Mary Shelley Black watches as

Siddhartha

SiddharthaHerman Hesse s classic novel has delighted, inspired, and influenced generations of readers, writers, and thinkers In this story of a wealthy Indian Brahmin who casts off a life of privilege to seek spiritual fulfillment Hesse synthesizes disparate philosophies Eastern religions, Jungian

Tao Te Ching

Tao Te ChingA lucid translation of the well known Taoist classic by a leading scholar now in a Shambhala Pocket Library edition Written than two thousand years ago, the Tao Teh Ching, or The Classic of the Way and Its Virtue, is one of the true classics of the world of spiritual literature.

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual EnlightenmentEckhart Tolle s message is simple living in the now is the truest path to happiness and enlightenment And while this message may not seem stunningly original or fresh, Tolle s clear writing, supportive voice and enthusiasm make this an excellent manual for anyone who s ever wondered what exactly

Affinity

AffinityAn upper class woman recovering from a suicide attempt, Margaret Prior has begun visiting the womens ward of Millbank prison, Victorian Londons grimmest jail, as part of her rehabilitative charity work Amongst Millbanks murderers and common thieves, Margaret finds herself increasingly fascinated by

A Drowned Maiden's Hair

A Drowned Maiden's HairMaud Flynn is known at the orphanage for her impertinence, so when the charming Miss Hyacinth and her sister choose Maud to take home with them, the girl is as baffled as anyone It seems the sisters need Maud to help stage elaborate s ances for bereaved, wealthy patrons As Maud is drawn deeper

The Alchemist

The AlchemistPaulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried

Distant Waves

Distant WavesFrom the author of REINCARNATION, another historical, supernatural romance, this time focusing on five sisters whose lives are intertwined with the sinking of the Titanic.Science, spiritualism, history, and romance intertwine in Suzanne Weyn s newest novel Four sisters and their mother make their

We Hear the Dead

We Hear the DeadIt started out as a harmless prank But soon enough, spiritualism was the fastest growing movement of the nineteenth century, and Maggie Fox was trapped in a life of deceit Meticulously researched by the author, We Hear the Dead reveals the secret of how the Fox sisters faked their rapping sounds

The Prophet

The ProphetKahlil Gibrans masterpiece, The Prophet, is one of the most beloved classics of our time Published in 1923, it has been translated into than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold than nine million copies The Prophet is a collection of poetic essays that are

Mrs. Houdini

Mrs. HoudiniA captivating debut novel, meticulously researched and beautifully imagined, about the passionate marriage of Harry and Bess Houdinia love story that defied death itself Before escape artist Harry Houdini died, he vowed he would find a way to speak to his beloved wife Bess from beyond the grave

The Mesmerist

The MesmeristThirteen year old Jessamine Grace and her mother make a living as sham spiritualistsuntil they discover that Jess is a mesmerist and that she really can talk to the dead Soon she is plunged into the dark world of Victorian Londons supernatural underbelly and learns that the city is under attack by

The Boy from Tomorrow

The Boy from TomorrowJosie and Alec both live at 444 Sparrow Street They sleep in the same room, but theyve never laid eyes on each other They are twelve years old but a hundred years apart The children meet through a handpainted spirit boardJosie in 1915, Alec in 2015and form a friendship across the century that

Balm

BalmThe Civil War has ended, and Madge, Sadie, and Hemp have each come to Chicago in search of a new life Born with magical hands, Madge has the power to discern others suffering, but she cannot heal her own damaged heart To mend herself and help those in need, she must return to Tennessee to face the