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Dead Witch Walking
Dead Witch Walking By Harrison, Kim Book - 2008 FICTION HARRISON

Annotation:The underground population of creatures of dreams and nightmares--has lived beside humans for centuries, hiding their powers. But after a genetically engineered virus wipes out a large part of humanity, many of the Inderlanders reveal themselves, changing everything. Rachel Morgan, witch and bounty hunter is one of the best at apprehending supernatural lawbreakers throughout Cincinnati.

A Discovery of Witches
A Discovery of Witches By Harkness, Deborah E. Book - 2011 FICTION HARKNESS 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Witch and Yale historian Diana Bishop discovers an enchanted manuscript, attracting the attention of 1,500-year-old vampire Matthew Clairmont. Bishop prefers intellect, but relies on magic when her discovery of the manuscript releases an assortment of undead who threaten her.

Rhymes With Witches
Rhymes With Witches By Myracle, Lauren Book - 2005 y MYRACLE All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:High school freshman Jane believes that she would do anything to be popular until she is selected to be in the school's most exclusive clique and learns that popularity has a price.

Dark Ladies
Dark Ladies By Leiber, Fritz Book - 1999 SF LEIBER Available in some locations

Annotation:Conjure Wife Witchcraft. Norman Saylor considered it nothing but superstition, until he learned that his own wife was a practicing sorceress. Even still, he refuses to accept the truth that every woman knows... that in the secret occult warfare that governs our lives, witchcraft is a matter of life and death.

Practical Magic
Practical Magic DVD - 2009 DVD Comedy PRACTICAL All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:The wry, comic romantic tale follows the Owens sisters as they struggle to use their hereditary gift for practical magic to overcome the obstacles in discovering true love. I think this is one of the best adaptations of a novel to film.

Practical Magic
Practical Magic By Hoffman, Alice Book - 2003 FICTION HOFFMAN Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 8 copies

Annotation:For more than two hundred years, the Owens women had been blamed for everything that went wrong in their Massachusetts town.

Witch Child
Witch Child By Rees, Celia Book - 2009 y REES 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:In 1659, fourteen-year-old Mary Newbury keeps a journal of her voyage from England to the New World and her experiences living as a witch in a community of Puritans near Salem, Massachusetts.

The Witch of Little Italy
The Witch of Little Italy By Palmieri, Suzanne Book - 2013 FICTION PALMIERI 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:When young Eleanor Amore finds herself pregnant, she returns home to her estranged family in the Bronx, called by "The Sight" they share now growing strong within her.

The Winter Witch
The Winter Witch By Brackston, Paula Book - 2013 FICTION BRACKSTON 2013 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mute fledgling witch Morgana is married for her safety to a kind farmer in the mountains of Wales. When she is targeted by a dark force which is manipulating townspeople, she is compelled to harness her powers.

The Witches of Eastwick
The Witches of Eastwick A Novel By Updike, John Book - 2008 FICTION UPDIKE 2008

Annotation:Toward the end of the Vietnam era, in a snug little Rhode Island seacoast town, wonderful powers have descended upon Alexandra, Jane, and Sukie, bewitching the divorcées with sudden access to all that is female, fecund, and mysterious.

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