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Cincinnati Author's New Novel 'Grave Things Like Love' is a Sweet but Spooky Coming-of-Age Story

Sara Bennett Wealer’s novel Grave Things Like Love hits bookstores Oct. 11 for a gentle Halloween delight.

By Mackenzie Manley

Elaine, the protagonist of Cincinnati-based young-adult author Sara Bennett Wealer’s latest release Grave Things Like Love, is known to her small town as “funeral girl.” The nickname isn’t a stretch — she lives above a funeral home that has been in her family since the 1800s. It’s assumed that she’ll one day take over her dad’s role as mortician, but Elaine isn’t so sure...

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