Witch Child

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Witch Child
Written by Celia Rees
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763642282
ISBN-13: 9780763642280
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Witch Child

author: Celia Rees

Welcome to the world of young Mary Newbury, a world where simply being different can cost a person her life. Hidden until now in the pages of her diary, Mary’s startling story begins in 1659, the year her beloved grandmother is hanged in the public square as a witch. Mary narrowly escapes a similar fate, only to face intolerance and new danger among the Puritans in the New World. How long can she hide her true identity? Will she ever find a place where her healing powers will not be feared?

"With its theme of religious intolerance and its touches of the supernatural, this is sure to be in high demand for a long time." — Kirkus Reviews
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763642282 /  9780763642280
on sale date:
05/2009
type/format:
Young Adult Novel / Trade Paperback
age range:
14 yrs and up
# of pages/size:
288 / 5" x 7 3/4"
grade range:
Grade 9 and up
 
subjects:
Historical; Horror & Ghost Stories; Legends, Myths, Fables; General; Europe; Horror;
author’s comments:
Celia Rees is the author of many novels for teens. Witch Child is her first with Candlewick Press.
 
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