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The Resource A Secret History of Witches

A Secret History of Witches

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A Secret History of Witches
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A Secret History of Witches
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A sweeping historical saga that traces five generations of fiercely powerful mothers and daughters — witches whose magical inheritance is both a dangerous threat and an extraordinary gift.Brittany, 1821.After Grand-Mere Ursule gives her life to save her family, their magic seems to die with her.Even so, the Orchires fight to keep the old ways alive, practicing half-remembered spells and arcane rites in hopes of a revival. And when their youngest daughter comes of age, magic flows anew. The lineage continues, though new generations struggle not only to master their power, but also to keep it hidden.But when World War II looms on the horizon, magic is needed more urgently than ever — not for simple potions or visions, but to change the entire course of history.Praise for A Secret History of Witches:"I loved it. A beautiful generational tale, reminiscent of Practical Magic. . .. Grounded and real, painful and hopeful at the same time." —Laure Eve, author of The Graces"Historical fiction at its absolute finest....Deliciously absorbing." —Boston Globe"At once sprawling and intimate, A Secret History of Witches deftly captures the greatest magic of all: the love between mothers and daughters." —Jordanna Max Brodsky, author of The Wolf in the WhaleFor more from Louisa Morgan, check out:The Witch's KindThe Age of Witches
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Morgan, Louisa
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  • Literature
  • Historical Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Fiction
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A Secret History of Witches
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OVERDRIVE:e16a6c59-aa44-4cd9-99a8-cabbbcc5f30d
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
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9780316508544
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optical disk
Label
A Secret History of Witches
Publication
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OVERDRIVE:e16a6c59-aa44-4cd9-99a8-cabbbcc5f30d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780316508544
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True
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optical disk

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