Who was Narciste Duprey and why did he build a mansion on Poverty Ridge in Sacramento, California? Why did his beauti ful wife, Velvulott a Gomez, hate him so much? Why did the children born into this house have broken, shatt ered fi ngers? Why, to this day, does the old mansion sit dark and empty? The House of the Broken Hands is a frightening ghost story about the people and the lives they lived in this mansion, and what happened to them. Set in Sacramento in the 1990's, a journalist who lives in the neighborhood becomes curious about the old house with no signs of life. She is determined to learn its history, and aft er hearing the bare bones of the story from an old woman who grew up in the neighborhood, she is compelled to dig deeper into the house's past.Anna, she dona#39;t go to school, hardly ever go to church, never make friends, her only close connection, Little Narciste. He build a new ... One for pleasure and real love, and that mean keeping a cafe au lait woman in New Orleans. Everybodyanbsp;...
|Title||:||The House of the Broken Hands|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2011-04|