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The time of the witch

Mary Downing Hahn

The time of the witch

by Mary Downing Hahn

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Published by Fontana Lions in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Clarion Books, 1982.

StatementMary Downing Hahn.
The Physical Object
Pagination156p. ;
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22706894M
ISBN 10000672177X
OCLC/WorldCa34644345

  A Witch in Time allows us to know each of the versions of Juliet, while at the same time, contrasting them in their social situations, societal standing, and upbringing. Though the book explores the curse that is put on Juliet, it was quite neat to see how it affected her first lover, Manchant, and Varner, as the executor of the curse. Get this from a library! The time of the witch. [Mary Downing Hahn] -- Laura tells an old woman of her wish that her parents were back together again, without realizing that she is speaking to a .

The story kept my interest and I liked the characters. The town of Cat's Paw is cute and clearly there is set up for future books. The time travel mechanism was reasonably well explained. The romance develops fairly quickly and the story as a whole progresses very fast. Overall, the book has a feel of a quick cozy mystery type read.   The Book of Shadows by James Reese. The Wednesday Witch by Ruth Chew. A Witch Central by Debora Geary. The Hounds Of The Morrigan by Pat O’Shea. Mark of the Witch by Maggie Shayne. The Raven Boys Maggie Stiefvater. The Daylight Gate by Jeanette Winterson. The Fire Rose by Mercedes Lackey. Witch and Wizard by James Patterson. Sweep by Cate .

  There aren't any such things as familiars. The term was used for strange creatures such as imps and weird-looking animals back in the time of the witch hunts. The accused witches were said to have nourished these creatures from their own bodies in return for magical favors. Nowadays witches use the word for their pets. A witch-hunt or a witch purge is a search for people who have been labelled "witches" or a search for evidence of witchcraft, and it often involves a moral panic or mass hysteria. The classical period of witch-hunts in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America took place in the Early Modern period or about to , spanning the upheavals of the Reformation and the .


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