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Halloween Book & Movie Review: Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

Halloween Book & Movie Review: Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

When the beautiful and precocious sisters Sally and Gillian Owens are orphaned at a young age, they are taken to a small Massachusetts town to be raised by their eccentric aunts, who happen to dwell in the darkest, eeriest house in town. As they become more aware of their aunts’ mysterious and sometimes frightening powers — and as their own powers begin to surface — the sisters grow determined to escape their strange upbringing by blending into “normal” society.


Book (and Movie) Review – Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

Book (and Movie) Review – Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman
Posted September 24, 2011 by Melissa in Book Review, Movie Review / 18 Comments

Title:  Practical Magic Author:  Alice Hoffman Reading level: Adult Genre:  Magical Realism Size: Hard Cover, 286 pages Release Date:  August 2005 Publisher: Berkley Trade Stand Alone or Series: Stand Alone Source: Borrowed from Library First Line:   “For more than two hundred years, the Owens women have been blamed for everything […]