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Blackbird House

Author: Alice Hoffman

My rating: 4.5 of 5

On the outskirts of a small town just off the shores of Cape Cod sits a small house known to the locals as Blackbird House. 302 more words

Book Review

Pulling the Plug: The Reveal

It amazes me how, every time I read something I’ve written, I want to change it. When I finish it I think it’s great, then I put it down for a while, and when I pick it up again, I’m like…bleah…and I’ve  463 more words


My reading challenge

I don’t make New Year’s resolutions. I’ve never been that type of person. This year, instead, I challenged myself to a few goals.

The first is to read 65 books. 404 more words

Review: Practical Magic - Alice Hoffman

The bestselling author of Second Nature, Illumination Night and Turtle Moon now offers her most fascinating and tantalizingly accomplished novel yet — a winning tale that amply confirms Alice Hoffman’s reputation not only as a genius of the vivid scene and unforgettable character but as one of America’s most captivating storytellers. 498 more words


The Hat Has Spoken

We would like to thank Elaine, Lina, Mistyfuji and Bernadette for participating in our first giveaway by sharing the names of some of their favourite authors/books. 401 more words


Practical Magic

“On some nights it’s best to stop thinking about the past, and all that’s been won and lost. On nights like this, just getting into bed, crawling between the clean white sheets, is a great relief.”

-Alice Hoffman

Synagogue to Host Talk by Bestselling Author Alice Hoffman and Pissarro Art Exhibition

St. Thomas, USVI: The Hebrew Congregation of St. Thomas will host New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman on Friday, Feb. 5, at 6:30 p.m. at the Synagogue. 333 more words