The Witch's Daughter - My name is Elizabeth Anne Hawksmith, and my age is three hundred and eighty-four years. If you will listen, I will tell you a tale of witches. this sounds interesting. Adding this to the list of books I need to read!
The Witch's Daughter. A solidly good book. If you're looking for a well-paced, imaginative, mysterious read with elements of witchcraft, fantasy, history and romance, well by George you've got it! I would recommend this to any fan of Witch of Blackbird Pond and The Discovery of Witches.
Based on the true story of the Pendle Hill Witch burning in England in the early 1600's, before the Salem Witch Trials. It's a well-researched, well-written account of real people and the chain of perfectly understandable, logically coherent choices that led to their being accused of witchcraft...or Catholicism, these being conflated under James I's reign.
Hekate was the daughter of the Titans Asteria and Perses. She was the goddess of magic and witchcraft, ghosts, necromancy, and the night. In later traditions, she gained rule over the three-way crossroad, and was depicted as a three-form goddess.
All you need for a perfect Winter day is a warm beverage, a cozy nook, and a good book, and we're serving up enough hot new reads for an entire season of perfection. Here are more than 200 books we've included in our monthly book club roundups (plus some