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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


Alice Hoffman - The Museum of Extraordinary Things (Reading Challenge 2017 - 1/32)

                So, apparently Alice Hoffmann is a „beloved writer of America” – and still, this is the first time I heard of her. I was looking for something for my 2016 challenge – something that was published in 2016. 906 more words


"A few of my favorite things": author edition...

I’ve been trying to take better care of myself.  Being in a continual state of outrage, upset, indignation, incredulity, and despair is not good for me, and I’ve realized it’s not particularly productive.  564 more words

Review: Faithful

I’d heard of this book’s release, and I’d certainly heard of Alice Hoffman, but Faithful was low on my radar until I saw it on my library’s new arrivals shelf and got a closer look. 1,172 more words