WITCHES

NON-FICTION

Crane, Jakob
Lies In the Dust
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In Salem's dark days of 1692 and 1693, young girls pointed fingers and accused others of witchcraft, sentencing them to torture or even death. When the cloud lifted, and accusations were shown to be false, the girls faced little, if any, penalty. Were they sorry? No one knows. Only one girl, Ann Putnam, Jr., felt moved to show remorse publicly. Fourteen years after the trials, Ann wrote a letter of apology. This is her story.  2014.

Patterson, James
Witch and Wizard vol 1
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In a blink of an eye, their world has changed, with the oppressive New Order declaring all magic as evil incarnate! 2010.

Strahan, Jonathan (editor)
Under My Hat
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An anthology of short fiction about witches.  2012.

FICTION

Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia
Demon In My View
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Seventeen-year-old Jessica Allodola discovers that the vampire world of her fiction is real when she develops relationships with an alluring vampire named Aubrey and the teenage witch who is trying to save Jessica from his clutches.  2000.

Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia
In The Forests of the Night
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Risika, a teenage vampire, wanders back in time to the year 1684 when, as a human, she died and was transformed against her will.  2000.

Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia
Shattered Mirror
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As seventeen-year-old Sarah, daughter of a powerful line of vampire-hunting witches, continues to pursue the ancient bloodsucker Nikolas, she finds herself in a dangerous friendship with two vampire siblings in her high school.  2001.

Blake, Kendra
Anna Dressed In Blood
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For three years, seventeen-year-old Cas Lowood has carried on his father's work of dispatching the murderous dead, traveling with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat, but everything changes when he meets Anna, a girl unlike any ghost he has faced before.  20110

Block, Francesca Lia
Witch Baby
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Witch Baby comes to live with Weetzie Bat and My-Secret-Agent-Lover-Man and has wild adventures in Los Angeles as she tries to understand where she belongs.  1991.

Butler, Beverly
Witch's Fire
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Thirteen-year-old Kirsty, confined to a wheelchair by a car accident, finds herself living with a new stepmother and stepsister in a strange old house formerly inhabited by a witch who wants it back.  1994.

Cabot, Meg
Jinx
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Sixteen-year-old Jean "Jinx" Honeychurch, the descendant of a witch, must leave Iowa to live with relatives in Manhattan after the first spell she casts goes awry, but she will have to improve her skills to stop her cousin from practicing black magic that endangers them and the boy they both like.  2007.

Clark, Aubrey
The Divide (A Secret Circle Novel)
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A first installment in a new spin-off story arc finds Cassie relocating to New Salem, pursuing a romance with Adam, and assuming joint leadership over an elite coven of witches whose loyalty is tested as Cassie prepares to confront a latest evil force.  2012.

Clark, Aubrey
The Temptation (A Secret Circle Novel)
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Cassie must turn to her dark side to rescue the Circle, a coven of witches that has been possessed by evil spirits.  2013.

Coakley, Lena
Witchlanders
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After the prediction of Ryder's mother, once a great prophet and powerful witch, comes true and their village is destroyed by a deadly assassin, Ryder embarks on a quest that takes him into the mountains in search of the destroyer.  2011.

Cross, Gilbert
Witch Across Time
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Spending the summer with her great-aunt on Martha's Vineyard while recovering from a period of emotional imbalance, fifteen-year-old Hannah encounters the ghost of a young woman, who was falsely executed as a witch in 1692 and seeks to clear her name.  1990.

Delaney, Joseph
A New Darkness
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Although his apprenticeship was not done when John Gregory died, Tom Ward spent years learning to fight boggarts, witches, demons, and more and feels prepared to be the new county Spook, but while his youth causes many people to distrust him, Jenny is determined to be his apprentice. 2014.

Doyle, Patricia
Betraying Season
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In 1838, Penelope Leland goes to Ireland to study magic and prove to herself that she is as good a witch as her twin sister Persy, but when Niall Keating begins to pay her court, she cannot help being distracted. 2009.

Duncan, Lois
Gallow's Hill
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When seventeen-year-old Sarah works in the fortune-telling booth at a school carnival, she finds that sometimes she can really see the future in the crystal ball, a talent that disturbs some of the other students and makes them suspect her of being a witch. 

Easton, Kelly
White Magic: Spells To Hold You
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Three high school girls in Santa Monica form a coven to try to get what they feel is missing from their lives.  2007.

Fukazawa, Mikio
Witches' Forest
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Duan Surk is a Level 2 fighter, and he gets lost in the woods with a beautiful witch. They must fight their way out.  2006.

Gilmore, H.B.
Dead Wrong
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There's more trouble in Montana than the twins ever expected. The powerful warlock Thantos has followed Cam and Alex, and he has a surprise for them. One that's six feet under.  2002.

Graber, Janet
White Witch
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"The Great Plague has come to England, and no one is safe, least of all Gwendoline Riston. With fair skin and hair and a way with plants and animals, the villagers are calling her a witch and blaming her for the disease"--Publisher.  2009

Green, Sally
Half Bad (Half Bad bk 1)
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In modern-day England, where witches live alongside humans, Nathan, son of a White witch and the most powerful Black witch, must escape captivity before his seventeenth birthday and receive the gifts that will determine his future.  2014.

Green Sally
Half Wild (Half Bad bk 2)
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In a modern-day England where two warring factions of witches live amongst humans, seventeen-year-old Nathan has come into his own unique magical Gift, but he is on the run with the Hunters close behind, and they will stop at nothing until they have captured Nathan and destroyed his father.  2015.

Hemphill, Stephanie
Wicked Girls
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A fictionalized account, told in verse, of the Salem witch trials, told from the perspective of three young women living in Salem in 1692.  2010.

Hoffman, Alice
Green Witch
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A year after her world was nearly destroyed, sixteen-year-old Green has become the one villagers turn to for aid, especially to record their stories, but Green will need the help of other women who, like herself, are believed to be witches if she is to find her best friend and her one true love.  2010.

Horowitz, Anthony
Raven's Gate
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Sent to live in a foster home in a remote Yorkshire village, Matt, a troubled fourteen-year-old English boy, uncovers an evil plot involving witchcraft and the site of an ancient stone circle.  2005.

Jeapes, Ben
New World Order
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Having ended England's Civil War between the Roundheads and the Royalists in 1645, the Overlord of the Holekhor, a race from another world, and his half-English son question the decision to colonize the island and convert their beloved English to a faith characterised by witches and myriad gods.  2005.

Jones, Diane Wynne
Howl's Moving Castle
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Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl.  1986.

Laird, Elizabeth
Betrayal of Maggie Blair
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In seventeenth-century Scotland, sixteen-year-old Maggie Blair is sentenced to be hanged as a witch but escapes to the home of her uncle, placing him and his family in great danger as she risks her life to save them all from the King's men.  2011.

Lanagan, Margo
Brides of Rollrock Island
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"On remote Rollrock Island, men go to sea to make their livings--and to catch their wives. The witch Misskaella knows the way of drawing a girl from the heart of a seal, of luring the beauty out of the beast. And for a price a man may buy himself a lovely sea-wife. He may have and hold and keep her. And he will tell himself that he is her master. But from his first look into those wide, questioning, liquid eyes, he will be just as transformed as she. He will be equally ensnared. And the witch will have her true payment"-- Provided by publisher.  2012.

McCall, Guadalupe Garcia
Summer of the Mariposas
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In an adventure reminiscent of Homer's Odyssey, fifteen-year-old Odilia and her four younger sisters embark on a journey to return a dead man to his family in Mexico, aided by La Llorona, but impeded by a witch, a warlock, chupacabras, and more.  2012.

McGuire, Gregory
Egg and Spoon
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In 1905 czarist Russia, an impoverished country girl Elena and the aristocratic Ekatrina meet and set in motion an escapade that includes mistaken identity, a monk locked in a tower, a prince traveling incognito, and the witch Baba Yaga.  2014.

McKinty, Adrian
Lighthouse War
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When Jamie and Ramsay answer a summons to return to Altair, accompanied by Ramsay's cousin Brian, they learn that the Witch Queen wants to capture the Salmon from them and use it to transport her people from that dying planet to Earth--and that Jamie's beloved Wishaway has agreed to marry someone else.  2008.

Mantchev, Lisa
Perchance to Dream
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Bertie, who is blessed with word magic, and her fairy sidekicks, seek to save Nate, who has been kidnapped by the Sea Witch, but Bertie is torn between Nate and Ariel, an air spirit who loves Bertie enough to die for her.  2010.

Mlynowski, Sarah
Bras and Broomsticks
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Living in New York City with her mother and her younger sister, Miri, fourteen-year-old Rachel tries to persuade Miri, who has recently become a witch, to help her become popular at school and to try to stop their divorced father's wedding.  2005.

Mlynowski, Sarah
Parties and Potions
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High school sophomore Rachel and her younger sister Miri, both witches, are introduced to a wider community of witches while grappling with the problem of whether or not to reveal their powers to their school friends, father, and step-mother.  2008.

Moriarty, Chris
Inquisitor's Apprentice
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In early twentieth-century New York, Sacha Kessler's ability to see witches earns him an apprenticeship to the police department's star Inquisitor, Maximillian Wolf, to help stop magical crime and, with fellow apprentice Lily Astral, Sacha investigates who is trying to kill Thomas Edison, whose mechanical witch detector that could unleash the worst witch-hunt in American history.  2011.

Myers, Anna
Time of the Witches
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Orphaned Drucilla finds a home with the beautiful but troubled Mistress Putnam as accusations of witchcraft start to swirl in Salem Village.  2009.

Paige, D. M.
Dorothy Must Die
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Amy Gumm, the other girl from Kansas, has been recruited by the Revolutionary Order of the Wicked to stop Dorothy who has found a way to come back to Oz, seizing a power that has gone to her head -- so now no one is safe!  2014.

Pearson, Ridley
Kingdom Keepers
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Thirteen-year-old Finn Whitman and four other young teens have been transformed into holgorams to be guides for visitors to Disney World. When Finn is unexpectedly transported to the Magic Kingdom in his hologram form, Wayne, an Imagineer, tells him that he and the other guides must save the park from the scheming witch Maleficent and the Overtakers.  2005.

Pratchett, Terry
The Wee Free Men
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A young witch-to-be named Tiffany teams up with the Wee Free Men, a clan of six-inch-high blue men, to rescue her baby brother and ward off a sinister invasion from Fairyland.  2003.

Pratchett, Terry
Wintersmith
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When witch-in-training Tiffany Aching accidentally interrupts the Dance of the Seasons and awakens the interest of the elemental spirit of Winter, she requires the help of the six-inch-high, sword-wielding, sheep-stealing Wee Free Men to put the seasons aright.  2006.

Rees, Celia
Witch Child
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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.  2001.

Shields, Gillian
Immortal
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Falling in love with the mysterious Sebastian, Evie Johnson, a scholarship student at the Wyldcliffe Abbey School, is haunted by a sisterlike figure that seems to be sending her a warning.  2009.

Smith, L.J.
Night World
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Vampires, werewolves, witches, shapeshifters -- they live among us without our knowledge. Night World is their secret society, a secret society with very strict rules. And falling in love breaks all the laws of the Night World.  2008.

Stolarz, Laurie Faria
Blue Is For Nightmares
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Sixteen-year-old hereditary witch Stacey Brown has nightmares of her roommate being murdered and hopes that her magic will be enough to protect Drea--unlike the last person whose death Stacey dreamed.  2003.

Stolarz, Laurie Faria
Red Is For Remembrance
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Soon after beginning her freshman year at Beacon University, Stacey, a hereditary witch, befriends the college president's fourteen-year-old daughter and tries to help her cope with nightmares that foretell murder.  2009.

Stolarz, Laurie Faria
Silver Is For Secrets
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During a summer vacation at the beach with friends, eighteen-year-old hereditary witch Stacey has more nightmares which involve Clara, a new girl with a talent for causing trouble. Stacey's looking forward to relaxing on the beach with the gang and her new boyfriend, but the fun is cut short when the nightmares return. Sensing that Clara, a fifteen-year-old staying down the beach from them, is in deadly trouble, Stacey struggles to discover what's she's hiding before someone gets hurt.  2005.

Stolarz, Laurie Faria
White Is For Magic
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Sixteen-year-old hereditary witch Stacey Brown is having nightmares that predict death again, but this time the murderous stalker is after her.  2004.

Vande Velde, Vivian
Never Trust a Dead Man
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Wrongly convicted of murder and punished by being sealed in the tomb with the dead man, seventeen-year-old Selwyn enlists the help of a witch and the resurrected victim to find the true killer.  1999.

Vaught, Susan
Stormwitch
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In Pass Christian, Mississippi in 1969, sixteen-year-old Ruba, trained by her Haitian grandmother in both voodoo and Amazonian warrior tactics, uses her skills to fight against racism and the African witch Zashar, now coming ashore in the form of Hurricane Camille.  2005.