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Curses and Smoke

A Novel of Pompeii

Shecter, Vicky Alvear

(Book - 2014)
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
Curses and Smoke
Tagus is a medical slave who wants be a gladiator, Lucia is the daughter of Tag's owner and betrothed to an older man, and the two teenagers are in love with each other--but it is the year 79 and soon Vesuvius will alter their lives forever.
Publisher: New York :, Arthur A. Levine Books,, 2014
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 0545509939
Branch Call Number: FICTION She
Characteristics: 324 pages ; 22 cm
Alternate Title: Curses & smoke


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Dec 10, 2014
  • violet_cat_3879 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Love this book it was glued to my hands and eyes. A must read for anyone.

Dec 09, 2014
  • carlyw rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I could not put this book down. The ending was so surprising that my mouth was probably hanging open the entire time. A fantastic read!

This is a really good book but the end is so so so terribly tragically sad. (Don't want to spoil anything ).


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