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Book Review: The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood by Susan Elliot Wright

Book reviews By Apr 06, 2019 2 Comments

The Flight of Cornelia Blackwood opens with a scene where a crow walks into a kitchen. It happens in an instant, the back door having been opened to let the smoke from burnt toast dissipate. It’s enough to rattle the woman whose kitchen it is, and suggest that, even without being superstitious, things are off-kilter here. What has happened to…