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100/365/14: The Ice Queen

I decided to return to the wonders of Alice Hoffman for my next read, The Ice Queen.

I must admit, my love for Hoffman is a product of only one incredible book, The Story Sisters. 737 more words


Mermaids! Aquamarine

Hoffman, Alice. Aquamarine. Scholastic, 2001. 105 pages. Tr. $5.99, ISBN  978-0-439-09864-9; PLB $12.41, ISBN  978-1-41552-455-8

TL;DR: Do I recommend this? Yes.

Genre: Fantasy

Part of a series? 373 more words


The Filofax Itch

…and other non-Filofax thoughts.

At the end of last year I wasn’t in the position to purchase new Filofax inserts, so I picked up a planner at Walgreens. 546 more words

Energy Healing

M is for The Marriage of Opposites

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman is one of many novels I’ve loved by this author, this one being a more recent title in her long career. 917 more words


I see doppelgängers

Fictional characters aren’t meant to be role models. They make mistakes, sometimes big ones, and if they didn’t have some sort of Achilles heel, they wouldn’t be very interesting to read about. 993 more words

Practical and Magic

Recently I have had the good fortune to read new books by 2 of my favourite authors: Alice Hoffman and Jodi Picoult. I have been inspired by the magic of these wise women for a long time. 368 more words


FAITHFUL by Alice Hoffman (Audiobook)

Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release Date: November 1, 2016
Source: Review copy from the publisher
Rating: ★★★★

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Marriage of Opposites and The Dovekeepers comes a soul-searching story about a young woman struggling to redefine herself and the power of love, family, and fate. 455 more words