[Review] Practical Magic – Alice Hoffman

(Alice Hoffman, 2003) 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 [...]

Mini Book Haul

So my boyfriend came home for the weekend this weekend, and asked me if I wanted to visit Barnes and Noble with him! Apparently he has been thinking about getting back into photography, which is fantastic for him, but even better for me because he wanted to go to the bookstore. Let me just tell [...]

Author Spotlight: Alice Hoffman @ Middle Country Public Library

On Tuesday March 27, 2018, Alice Hoffman spoke at Middle Country Public Library on Long Island. The library's book selection for their "Middle Country Reads" this year was Hoffman's Faithful (you can see my review of the book here). She spoke about her books and inspiration and then answered questions and signed books. The evening was [...]

Faithful- Alice Hoffman

  Alice Hoffman (2016) Growing up on Long Island, Shelby Richmond is an ordinary girl until one night an extraordinary tragedy changes her fate. Her best friend’s future is destroyed in an accident, while Shelby walks away with the burden of guilt. What happens when a life is turned inside out? When love is something [...]