Nostalgia is a curious thing. Each of us has memories littered with objects that especially resonate, for one reason or another, when we stumble across them again. For example, when I was a teenager, my parents had an old, heavy, yellow rotary dial phone. The heavy yellow receiver was connected to the phone with a coiled yellow cord. I have memories of sitting on the floor in the dark, that old yellow phone cradled in my lap, sharing hours-long
In her debut novel, The Impersonator, author and historian Mary Miley mixed mystery with history for an enchanting Roaring Twenties whodunit. Now, with the follow-up, Silent Murders, she sends her intrepid heroine off to Hollywood to give readers an inside look at the silent film era.
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