Emery, Anne, author.
Hauck, Rachel, 1960- author
An invitation to join The Fifth Avenue Story Society gives five New York strangers a chance to rewrite their own stories.
Akunin, B. (Boris), author
Naive young Masha Mironova arrives in Moscow at the turn of the century and becomes Columbine, a reckless and daring young woman who soon discovers the Lovers of Death - a small group of poets enraptured by death and conduct seances to determine death's next chosen lover. The string of suicides resulting from the group have drawn attention. Erast Fandorin begins to investigate the suicides while also trying to convince the members that death is neither beautiful nor poetic and should not be sought out.