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The Hidden Letters of Velta B. Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780544253216
Availability: Out of stock, usually available in 1-5 days
Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 26th, 2016

This beautifully written book is a multi-generational epic. It's full of Latvian folklore, magical thinking, eels and plenty of heartbreak. It's set in the modern era but has the feel of a lost folktale. Ochsner is an Oregon native, but she spent years traveling to and from Latvia to get this story just right.