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The Witches
Roald Dahl - Aug 16, 2007 (first published in 1983)
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This is not a fairy-tale. This is about real witches. Real witches don't ride around on broomsticks. They don't even wear black cloaks and hats. They are vile, cunning, detestable creatures who disguise themselves as nice, ordinary ladies. So how can you tell when you're face to face with one? Well, if you don't know yet you'd better find out quick...
The Witching Hour
Anne Rice - Mar 22, 1993 (first published in 1990)
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From the author of the extraordinary Vampire Chronicles comes a huge, hypnotic novel of witchcraft and the occult through four centuries.Demonstrating, once again, her gift for spellbinding storytelling and the creation of legend, Anne Rice makes real for us a great dynasty of witches—a family given to poetry and to incest, to murder and to philoso...
Practical Magic
Alice Hoffman - Aug 05, 2003 (first published in 1995)
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The Owens sisters confront the challenges of life and love in this bewitching novel from New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman.For more than two hundred years, the Owens women have been blamed for everything that has gone wrong in their Massachusetts town. Gillian and Sally have endured that fate as well: as children, the sisters were for...
Beautiful Creatures
Kami Garcia - Sep 14, 2010
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Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she's struggling to conceal her power, and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. But even within the overgrown gardens, murky swamps and crumbling graveyards of the forgotten South, a secret cannot stay hidden forever.Ethan Wate, who has been countin...
The Hangman's Daughter
Oliver Pötzsch - Aug 02, 2011 (first published in 2008)
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Magdalena, the clever and headstrong daughter of Bavarian hangman Jakob Kuisl, lives with her father outside the village walls and is destined to be married off to another hangman’s son—except that the town physician’s son is hopelessly in love with her. And her father’s wisdom and empathy are as unusual as his despised profession. It is 1659, the ...
The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane
Katherine Howe - Apr 06, 2010 (first published in 2009)
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A crime lost to time. A secret buried deep. One book unlocks an unimaginable truth.Salem, Massachusetts, 1681. Fear and suspicion lead a small town to unspeakable acts.Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1991. A young woman is about to discover that she is tied to Salem in ways she never imagined.(back cover)...
The Witch's Trinity
A Novel
Erika Mailman - Oct 07, 2008 (first published in 2007)
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“A gripping, well-told story of faith and truth.”—Khaled Hosseini, bestselling author of The Kite Runner“A disturbingly effective historical novel.”—Boston Globe“Beautifully written, nary a word out of place, and with a few moments that throw you beyond—the way good books do ... deeply satisfying.”—San Francisco ChronicleSan Francisco Chronicle Not...
The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (Wicked Years)
Gregory Maguire - Sep 25, 2007 (first published in 1995)
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When Dorothy triumphed over the Wicked Witch of the West in L. Frank Baum's classic tale we heard only her side of the story. But what about her arch-nemesis, the mysterious Witch? Where did she come from? How did she become so wicked? And what is the true nature of evil?Gregory Maguire creates a fantasy world so rich and vivid that we will never l...
Good Omens
The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (Cover may vary)
Neil Gaiman - Nov 28, 2006 (first published in 1990)
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Armageddon only happens once, you know. They dont let you go around again until you get it right.People have been predicting the end of the world almost from its very beginning, so its only natural to be sceptical when a new date is set for Judgement Day. But what if, for once, the predictions are right, and the apocalypse really is due to arrive n...
The Bear and the Nightingale
A Novel (Winternight Trilogy)
Katherine Arden - Jun 27, 2017
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At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn't mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers of a fire with her beloved siblings, listening to her nurse's fairy tales. Above all, she loves the chilling story of Frost, the blue-eyed winter demon, who...
Zora Neale Hurston's Mules and Men by Christopher Hubert
Uprooted by Naomi Novik
Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
I, Tituba, Black Witch of Salem CARAF Books by Maryse Condé
When the Moon Was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore
The Witches of New York by Ami McKay
Witch Child by Celia Rees
The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent
Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova
The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco
The Witch's Daughter by Paula Brackston
White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi
The Crucible by Arthur Miller
Witches of East End by Melissa de la Cruz
The Witches of Eastwick by John Updike
The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
The All Souls Trilogy Boxed Set by Deborah Harkness
A Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett
Circe by Madeline Miller
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
Witches Abroad by Terry Pratchett
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Dance upon the Air by Nora Roberts
Corrag by Susan Fletcher
A Witch in Time by Amanda M. Lee
Winnie and Wilbur by Valerie Thomas
Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin
The Only Thing Worse Than Witches by Lauren Magaziner
When the Spirits Dance Mambo by Dr. Marta Morena Vega Ph. D.
Wolves and Witches by Amanda C. Davis
Witch Way by M.A. Marino
Waking the Witch by Pam Grossman
Speaks the Nightbird 1stedition Text Only by Robert McCammon
Wee Winnie Witch's Skinny by Virginia Hamilton
How to Hang a Witch by Adriana Mather
Celtic Tales by Kate Forrester
Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison
The Witch's Boy by Kelly Barnhill
Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett
The Good House by Tananarive Due
Witches, Midwives, and Nurses by Barbara Ehrenreich
Kiki's Delivery Service by Eiko Kadono
The Witches of the Glass Castle by Gabriella Lepore
The Whitby Witches by Robin Jarvis
The Witch's Sister by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman
The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter
Witch Week by Diana Wynne Jones
The Worst Witch by Jill Murphy
Ilse Witch by Terry Brooks
Calligraphy of the Witch by Alicia Gaspar de Alba
The Letter, the Witch, and the Ring by John Bellairs
Dark Witch by Nora Roberts
Grave Witch by Kalayna Price
Chocolat by Joanne Harris
The Witch Chronicles by A. B. Wolverton
Which Witch? by Eva Ibbotson
Hex Hall Book One by Rachel Hawkins
Witch of Belladonna Bay by SUZANNE PALMIERI
Ravina the Witch? by Junko Mizuno
A Storm of Witchcraft by Emerson W. Baker
Escape to Witch Mountain by Alexander Key
Witch Wood by John Buchan
Born Wicked by Jessica Spotswood
The Familiars by Stacey Halls
The Vine Witch by Luanne G. Smith
Erzulie's Skirt by Ana-Maurine Lara
Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson
Whispering to Witches by Anna Dale
The Accidental Santera by Irete Lazo
The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw
Swansong by Kerry Andrew
Voodoo Dreams by Jewell Parker Rhodes
A Secret History of Witches by Louisa Morgan
Half Bad by Sally Green
Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
These Witches Don't Burn by Isabel Sterling
Outside the Bones by Lyn Di Iorio
Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho
Once a Witch by Carolyn MacCullough
Daughters of the Witching Hill by Mary Sharratt
HEX by Thomas Olde Heuvelt
The Witch Herbalist of the Remote Town by Amos Tutuola
The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox
The Witch Narratives by
Toil & Trouble by Tess Sharpe
The Witches of Worm by Zilpha Keatley Snyder
The Near Witch by Victoria Schwab
Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Roots by Kelbian Noel
Karen's Witch by Ann M. Martin
Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey
The Wizard, the Witch, and Two Girls from Jersey by Lisa Papademetriou
The Penguin Book of Witches by Katherine Howe
The Witch by Ronald Hutton
Witch & Wizard by James Patterson
The Witches of BlackBrook by Tish Thawer
The Witch of Portobello by Paulo Coelho
The Last Witchfinder by James Morrow
Strange Magic by Syd Moore
Clara and the Curandera / Clara y la curandera by Monica Brown
The White Witch of Rosehall by Herbert G. de Lisser
The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Red of His Shadow by Mayra Montero
Balm by Dolen Perkins-Valdez
Myal by Erna Brodber
The Graces by Laure Eve
What Should Be Wild by Julia Fine
The Witch's Market by Mingmei Yip