From the book jacket:
It's 1922 and Martin Finch is on the case of a
lifetimeto determine whether a beautiful Philadelphia socialite is able
to contact the spirit realm. He is prepared to debunk a fraud but instead
the man of science falls in love with the medium in this debut historical
, Gangemi's first published novel, features a cast
of skeptical graduate students, morphine addicts, beguiling spirit-mediums,
sadistic gynecologists, peg-legged Filipino butlers, and a talkative ghost.
For historical fiction buffs who like their reading matter a little bit
thrilling and more than a touch on the strange side.
The trigger for writing the book came about when he came across a book about
mystics being sold at a local café (Inamorata