Lammy nominated BACK TO SALEM

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A mystery that spins a web through time, from todayÂ?s cutthroat film industry to the horrific witch-hunts of the 1690s.

The Haworth Press, Inc. Celebrates the Publication of

BACK TO SALEM by Alex Marcoux

“UNUSUAL, FRESH, COMPLETELY DIFFERENT, AND MARVELOUSLY ENTERTAINING. Marcoux's writing is superb . . . You won't be able to put the book down . . . An entertaining novel with a lot of twists and turns.” —Lambda Book Report

Jessie Mercer has it all—fame, fortune, and a best-selling novel being made into a major motion picture starring the alluring Taylor Andrews. When disturbing, real-life events begin mimicking the movie’s plot, Jessie and Taylor find themselves drawn into a cosmic web of passion, treachery, and deception that began centuries ago! As the terror mounts, Jessie realizes she is the target and must go back—all the way back to Salem, where answers to the mystery unfold—before the evil from the past destroys her!

“A POTENT witches' brew of romantic mystery. A NAIL-BITING tale of how love can last through the ages—and we CAN'T WAIT for the next installment.” —InsightOut Book Club

Alex Marcoux is the author of BACK TO SALEM (2001) and FAÇADES (2000). BACK TO SALEM—a finalist for the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Mystery—is the launch of a paranormal mystery series featuring a precognitive writer, Jessie Mercer. In recognition for FAÇADES, Alex was presented a Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Pen Award.

Alex grew up in Leominster, Massachusetts. In 1981, she graduated with a degree in Food Science from the University of Massachusetts, at Amherst. She presently lives in the foothills of Colorado with her partner and son. Alex is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, Lambda Literary Foundation, Association of Research and Enlightenment and a WayShower. She has recently finished the sequel to BACK TO SALEM, tentatively titled THE ARK. For more information about Alex and her work, visit her website at

“Warning - reading this book may cause you to become lost for hours in the world of Alex Marcoux. Fantastic. Intriguing. Provocative. (An) EXCITING JOURNEY.” —OutLook Press (A five star review)

“Page-turner of a mystery. SPELLBINDING.” —Venture Inward, Magazine of the A.R.E./The Edgar Cayce Foundation

$17.95 soft. ISBN: 1-56023-225-0

$27.95 hard. ISBN: 1-56023-224-2

Alice Street Editions—An imprint of The Haworth Press

Approximately 324 pp

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