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  • 12 of 12 copies available at Sage Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District. (Show)

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The Owens sisters confront the challenges of life and love in this bewitching novel from New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman. For more than two hundred years, the Owens women have been blamed for everything that has gone wrong in their Massachusetts town. Gillian and Sally have endured that fate as well: as children, the sisters were forever outsiders, taunted, talked about, pointed at. Their elderly aunts almost seemed to encourage the whispers of witchery, with their musty house and their exotic concoctions and their crowd of black cats. But all Gillian and Sally wanted was to escape. One will do so by marrying, the other by running away. But the bonds they share will bring them back—almost as if by magic...
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library FIC HOFFMAN (Text) 33892100242297 Adult Fiction Book None 06/27/1997 Available -
Athena Public Library Fic (Text) 37813000036072 Adult Fiction Book None 10/08/2001 Available -
Baker Huntington Branch HOFFMAN (Alice) (Text) 37814002152289 FICTION Book None 06/17/2008 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Hoffman, A (Text) 35178000054869 Adult Fiction Book None 06/29/1995 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Hoffm (Text) 33122001338261 Adult Fiction Book None 10/08/2001 Available -
Ontario Community Library Hoffman, Alice (Text) 33330000875692 Adult Fiction Book None 10/08/2001 Available -
Pendleton Public Library F HOFFM (Text) 33122002230962 Adult Fiction Book None 10/08/2001 Available -
Sherman County Public/School Library FIC HOF (Text) 33892620078783 FICTION Book None 05/21/1997 Available -
The Dalles Wasco County Library HOF (Text) 33892000719097 FICTION Book None 01/16/1997 Available -
Umatilla Public Library F Hof (Text) 37882000028181 Adult Fiction Book None 10/08/2001 Available -
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  • ISBN: 0399140557 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: 244 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Putnam, [1995]

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The Owens sisters confront the challenges of life and love in this bewitching novel from New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman. For more than two hundred years, the Owens women have been blamed for everything that has gone wrong in their Massachusetts town. Gillian and Sally have endured that fate as well: as children, the sisters were forever outsiders, taunted, talked about, pointed at. Their elderly aunts almost seemed to encourage the whispers of witchery, with their musty house and their exotic concoctions and their crowd of black cats. But all Gillian and Sally wanted was to escape. One will do so by marrying, the other by running away. But the bonds they share will bring them back—almost as if by magic...
Subject: Women > Fiction.
Witches > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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