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The Probable Future

The Probable Future

ISBN: 0345455916

Title: The Probable Future

Author: Alice Hoffman

KDL Description:

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Stella gains clairvoyance at the age of thirteen and when one of her premonitions lands her father in jail, she is lead to the grandmother she’s never met and to Cake House, the Sparrow ancestral home full of talismans and fraught with history.

Amazon Description:

The women of the Sparrow family have lived in New England for generations. Each is born in the month of March, and at the age of thirteen, each develops an unusual gift. Elinor can literally smell a lie. Her daughter, Jenny, can see people’s dreams as they’re dreaming them. Granddaughter Stella, newly a teen, has just developed the ability to see how other people will die. Ironically, it is their gifts that have kept Elinor and Jenny apart for the last twenty-five years. But as Stella struggles to cope with her disturbing clairvoyance, the unthinkable happens: One of her premonitions lands her father in jail, wrongly accused of homicide. The ordeal leads Stella to the grandmother she’s never met and to Cake House, the Sparrow ancestral home full of talismans and fraught with history. Now three generations of estranged Sparrow women must come together to turn Stella’s potential to ruin into a potential to redeem.