The Mortician's Daughter


  • Author: Nan Higgins
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14
  • Genre: Gay & Lesbian
  • File Size: 567755 Bytes


On the night of her twenty-second birthday, Aria Jasper discovers the family secret: she comes from a long line of people who communicate with ghosts. Now that she’s beginning to see and hear the newly dead, she’s expected to pledge her service to her father’s company, AfterCorps, and help rookie ghosts get their earthly affairs in order so they can make their final transfer. Angry about having to give up a music career that’s on the verge of exploding, Aria reluctantly begins her training.   The only other student, Sloane, is a sexy AfterCorps devotee determined to join the most dangerous branch of the organization: the Criminally Demonic Unit. As Aria and Sloane grow closer, they begin to suspect all is not as it seems. A terrified gho...

Score: 4.5
From 68 Ratings

The Mortician's Daughter: One Foot in the Grave


  • Author: C.C. Hunter
  • Release Date : 2019-06-26
  • Genre: Horror, Monsters & Ghosts
  • File Size: 1615679 Bytes


The first exciting novel in a brand-new series from New York Times bestselling author C. C. Hunter!Her dad's job is with the dead . . . and he's bringing his work home with him.Once again, seventeen-year-old Riley Smith is the new kid in school and her dad's career has her back to being dubbed a freak. Truth is, she's a much bigger freak than her classmates think. The only company she keeps these days is the dead who follow Dad home from work. She can see them. She can speak to them. And Fate seems to think she can help them solve their last problems so that they can move on to the other side. Which is odd, because with the loss of her mother and her father's alcoholism, she's got enough problems of her own.But nothing could prepare her for...

The Mortician s Daughter

The Mortician s Daughter


  • Author : C. C. Hunter
  • Publisher : EverAfter Romance
  • Release Date : 2017-10-31
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1635764173


The Mortician s Daughter Book Description :

Her dad's job is with the dead . . . and he's bringing his work home with him....

The Mortician s Daughter
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

The Mortician s Daughter


  • Author : Elizabeth Bloom
  • Publisher : Mysterious Press
  • Release Date : 2006-08-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780759568020


The Mortician s Daughter Book Description :

Ginny Lavoie has just been suspended from the NYPD when she gets a late-night phone call and hears two awful words: "Danny's dead." That message-a plea from her childhood best friend to solve the brutal murder of her teenage son-brings Ginny back to the scruffy, gray New England mill town she left many years ago. Now trying to uncover the secrets and lies hidden by an insular community, she confronts suspects ranging from a homeless Vietnam vet to Manhattan hipsters to Danny's own stepfather...and runs into childhood ghosts and new demons every step of the way. After the town's first murder in recent memory gives way to a second, then a third, Ginny must race to find the killer's identity-before she becomes victim number four....

The Mortician s Daughter Three Heartbeats Away

The Mortician s Daughter Three Heartbeats Away


  • Author : C C Hunter
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-06-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1733968938


The Mortician s Daughter Three Heartbeats Away Book Description :

The dead carry their secrets with them¿At least until they end up at Riley Smith's door. Her latest spectral visitor is a murdered bride with a need for revenge, and not necessarily for the person who killed her. Never mind that killer is about to strike again. Riley's determined to help, but is missing Hayden, the hot, ghostly boy who's always had her back.Living, breathing Hayden is awake, which means his spirit isn't around to flirt with Riley anymore. Worse yet, the "real" Hayden doesn't remember her. Their connection had been so strong. Did his feelings for Riley just disappear into the ether?As Riley gets closer to finding the bride's killer, other secrets are revealed: secrets that change everything Riley thought she knew about her parents. B...

The Mortician s Daughter  Two Feet Under

The Mortician s Daughter Two Feet Under


  • Author : C. C. Hunter
  • Publisher : EverAfter Romance
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1635764904


The Mortician s Daughter Two Feet Under Book Description :

Learning her ghost boyfriend isn't really dead sends Riley Smith reeling, but dead or alive she could use his support when helping the spirit of a convicted criminal leads her to being kidnapped by a street gang....

The Mortician s Daughter

The Mortician s Daughter


  • Author : Bryce Warren
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2011-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781257049172


The Mortician s Daughter Book Description :

A haunted funeral home? What secrets does the mortician's daughter hold? Who is the Covedale Body Snatcher? At Garrote Funeral Services (family-owned since 1845) things are not what they seem. Upon moving to Covedale, Kentucky, Kevin Due swears he sees a woman's corpse in the front window of the town's funeral parlor. When Kevin meets Charlotte Garrote, the mortician's gloomy but beautiful daughter, the two teens vow to unveil the ghoulish underpinnings of an eerie river town where no one trusts anybody....

The Undertaker s Daughter
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

The Undertaker s Daughter


  • Author : Kate Mayfield
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-01-13
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476757308


The Undertaker s Daughter Book Description :

“The Undertaker’s Daughter is a wonderfully quirky, gem of a book beautifully written by Kate Mayfield.…Her compelling, complicated family and cast of characters stay with you long after you close the book” (Monica Holloway, author of Cowboy & Wills and Driving With Dead People). How does one live in a house of the dead? Kate Mayfield explores what it meant to be the daughter of a small-town undertaker in this fascinating memoir evocative of Six Feet Under and The Help, with a hint of Mary Roach’s Stiff. After Kate Mayfield was born, she was taken directly to a funeral home. Her father was an undertaker, and for thirteen years the family resided in a place nearly synonymous with death, where the living and the dead entered their house like ...

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs   Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death


  • Author : Caitlin Doughty
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393652710


Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs Big Questions from Tiny Mortals About Death Book Description :

New York Times Bestseller Winner of the 2019 Goodreads Choice Award for Science & Technology Best-selling author and mortician Caitlin Doughty answers real questions from kids about death, dead bodies, and decomposition. Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. The best questions come from kids. What would happen to an astronaut’s body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die? Can Grandma have a Viking funeral? In Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?, Doughty blends her mortician’s knowledge of the body and the intriguing history behind common misconceptions about corpses to offer factual, hilarious, and candid answers to thirty-five distinctive questions posed by her youngest fan...

The Mortician and Other Short Stories

The Mortician and Other Short Stories


  • Author : Charles E. Lake
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2010-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452034508


The Mortician and Other Short Stories Book Description :

There are 14 interesting and enjoyable fictional stories in this anthology. The stories are short and independent of each other, which make for easy stop-and-go reading. You will enjoy a wide variety of stories: mystery, murder, suspense, romance, feel-good, and humorous. (Betcha can't read just one!) The Accident: A man decides he must murder to avenge his sister's death. The Bequest: An aunt's untimely death results in regrettable consequences. The Broach: Hostile twin sisters vie for their mother's broach. The Cabin: An unfaithful wife and her lover take steps to murder her husband. The Counselor: An alienated husband gets advice from a stranger. The Diary: A family learns the contents of Grandfather's diaries. The Encounter: An attractive young w...

The Mortician s Daughter

The Mortician s Daughter


  • Author : Nan Higgins
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1635555949


The Mortician s Daughter Book Description :

A singer on the verge of stardom discovers she must give up her dreams to live a life in service to ghosts....

The Flicker of Old Dreams
Score: 4
From 12 Ratings

The Flicker of Old Dreams


  • Author : Susan Henderson
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2018-03-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062686718


The Flicker of Old Dreams Book Description :

With the quiet precision of Jane Smiley’s A Thousand Acres and the technical clarity of Mary Roach’s Stiff, this is a novel about a young woman who comes most alive while working in her father’s mortuary in a small, forgotten Western town. "The dead come to me vulnerable, sharing their stories and secrets . . . " Mary Crampton has spent all of her thirty years in Petroleum, a small Western town once supported by a powerful grain company. Living at home, she works as the embalmer in her father’s mortuary: an unlikely job that has long marked her as an outsider. Yet, to Mary there is a satisfying art to positioning and styling each body to capture the essence of a subject’s life. Though some townsfolk pretend that the community is thriving, t...