Alice Hoffman, Magic Lessons @ MPL OB/OM

Alice Hoffman
Magic Lessons

In conversation with Elisabeth Egan of The New York Times Book Review

Sunday, December 6, 4 p.m.

A New York Times bestseller. “Hoffman’s striking latest entry in her “Practical Magic” series (after “The Rules of Magic”) turns to 1664 rural England for the origin story of Maria Owens, matriarch of the series’ clan of witches….Maria’s page-turning adventure is thoroughly enjoyable…[the] redemptive story of a fiercely independent woman…”–Publishers Weekly

In an unforgettable novel that traces a centuries-old curse to its source, beloved author Alice Hoffman unveils the story of Maria Owens, accused of witchcraft in Salem, and matriarch of a line of the amazing Owens women and men featured in Practical Magic and The Rules of Magic.

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Alice Hoffman is the author of more than thirty works of fiction, including Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical MagicThe World That We KnewThe Rules of MagicThe Marriage of OppositesPractical Magic, The Red Garden, the Oprah’s Book Club selection Here on EarthThe Museum of Extraordinary Things, and The Dovekeepers. She lives near Boston.

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Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
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Magic Lessons: The Prequel to Practical Magic Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982108847
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020