An enthralling tale of love and magic. Usa today. Though her mind is sharp she has not spoken since she was a young girl. New york times bestselling author paula Brackston transports readers to the windswept mountains of Wales in The Winter Witch, an enthralling tale of love and magic. In her small early nineteenth century Welsh town, there is no one quite like Morgana.
After her wedding, and wary of this man, Morgana is heartbroken at leaving her mother, whom she does not know, and who will take her away to begin a new life. Her silence is a mystery, as well as her magic—the household objects that seem to move at her command, the bad luck that visits those who do her ill.
The Winter Witch: A Novel #ad - Cai works to understand the beautiful, and slowly, half-tamed creature he has chosen for a bride, he begins to win Morgana's affections. Concerned for her safety, the widowed drover from the far hills who knows nothing of the rumors that swirl around her, her mother is anxious to see Morgana married, and Cai Jenkins, seems the best choice.
She is small and quick and pretty enough to attract a suitor, but there are things that set her apart from other girls.
The Midnight Witch: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - All that is required for them to be heard is that someone be willing to listen. She has spent her life honoring it, right down to her engagement to her childhood friend and fellow witch, Viscount Louis Harcourt. Set in high society edwardian england, the Midnight Witch is the story of a young witch who faces the choice between love and loyalty to her coven…"The dead are seldom silent.
Despite her loyalty to the coven and duty to her family, Lilith cannot keep her life as a witch hidden from the man she loves. With him, she must not be secret and silent. But it is lilith, instructed in the art of necromancy, who inherits their father's role as Head Witch of the Lazarus Coven. To abandon either would put both the coven and all she holds dear in grave danger.
The Midnight Witch: A Novel #ad - Until the day she meets Bram, a talented artist who is neither a witch nor a member of her class. She is also a witch. When her father dies, her hapless brother Freddie takes on his title. She is one of the most beautiful young women in London and engaged to the city's most eligible bachelor. Lilith knows the Lazarus creed: secrecy and silence.
. Midnight is the most bewitching hour of them all…from Paula Brackston, the New York Times bestselling author of The Witch's Daughter and The Winter Witch, comes a magical tale that is as dark as it is enchanting.
The Return of the Witch: A Novel The Witch's Daughter Book 2Thomas Dunne Books #ad - However, vengeful power, her skills are no match for Gideon's dark, and he succeeds in capturing her. Now paula returns with its sequel the return of the Witch, featuring her signature blend of gorgeous writing, another bewitching tale of love and magic, a fabulous and intriguing historical backdrop, and a headstrong and relatable heroine readers will cheer for.
After five years in the Summerlands, Gideon has gained his freedom. Paula brackston's debut novel, it has now netted over 200, and eye-catching package, remarkable heroine, was the little book that could--with a captivating story, The Witch's Daughter, 000 copies in all formats. In the time since she the dramatic night in Batchcombe woods, Tegan has traveled the world learning from all manner of witches, and she is no longer the awkward teenager and novice spellcaster she once was.
The Return of the Witch: A Novel The Witch's Daughter Book 2 #ad - Elizabeth knows he will go straight for Tegan, and that she must protect the girl she had come to regard as her own daughter. Will elizabeth be able to find her? will they be able to defeat their nemesis once and for all?In a breathless journey that takes them through history to the 17th and 19th centuries, witch pursues warlock.
Three people steeped in magic weave a new story, but not all will survive until the end.
The Silver Witch: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - Instead, the lake in the valley below her cottage seems to spark something dormant in her – a sensitivity, and a power of some sort. When a vision came to her of the Prince amid a nest of vipers she warned of betrayal from one of his own. She was respected but feared, kept separate from the community for her strange looks.
She hopes that the tranquil surroundings will help ease her grief, and lessen her disturbing visions of Mat's death. As tilda comes under threat from a dark power, one reminiscent of Seren's prophecy, she must rely on Seren and ancient magic if death and disaster are not to shatter her life once more. Animals are drawn to her, electricity shorts out when she's near, and strangest of all, she sees a new vision; a boatful of ancient people approaching her across the water.
The Silver Witch: A Novel #ad - A year after her husband's sudden death, ceramic artist Tilda Fordwells finally moves into the secluded Welsh cottage that was to be their new home. Their two lives strangely mirror each other's, suggesting a strong connection between the women. Prince brynach both loved and revered her, but could not believe someone close to him wished him harm, even as the danger grew.
In her own time, tilda's grief begins to fade beside her newfound powers and a fresh love. When she explores the lake's ancient magic and her own she discovers Seren, the woman in her vision of the boat. On this same lake in Celtic times lived Seren, a witch and shaman.
The Witch's Daughter: A NovelThomas Dunne Books #ad - My name is elizabeth Anne Hawksmith, and my age is three hundred and eighty-four years. Against her better judgment, elizabeth begins teaching Tegan the ways of the Hedge Witch, in the process awakening memories--and demons--long thought forgotten. Part historical romance, compelling take on the magical, Paula Brackston's New York Times bestseller, The Witch's Daughter, part modern fantasy, is a fresh, yet dangerous world of Witches.
But her solitude abruptly ends when a teenage girl called Tegan starts hanging around. Secluded at his cottage in the woods, Gideon instructs Bess in the Craft, awakening formidable powers she didn't know she had and making her immortal. As bess hawksmith watches her mother swing from the Hanging Tree she knows that only one man can save her from the same fate at the hands of the panicked mob: the Warlock Gideon Masters, and his Book of Shadows.
The Witch's Daughter: A Novel #ad - She couldn't have foreseen that even now, he would be hunting her across time, centuries later, determined to claim payment for saving her life. In present-day england, elizabeth has built a quiet life for herself, tending her garden and selling herbs and oils at the local farmers' market. Each new settlement asks for a new journal, and so this Book of Shadows begins… In the spring of 1628, the Witchfinder of Wessex finds himself a true Witch.
Readers will long remember the fiercely independent heroine who survives plagues, wars, and the heartbreak that comes with immortality to remain true to herself, and protect the protégé she comes to love.
Lamp Black, Wolf Grey: A NovelSt. Martin's Griffin #ad - Merlin was young, at the start of his renowned career as a magician, but when he refuses to help Lord Geraint it is Megan who may pay the price. From new york times bestselling author paula brackston, lamp Black, an intriguing historical backdrop, Wolf Grey is an enchanting tale of love and magic featuring her signature blend of gorgeous writing, and a relatable heroine that readers are sure to fall in love with.
And anwen, the wise old woman from the neighboring farm who seems to know so much but talks in riddles. Artist laura matthews finds her new home in the Welsh mountains to be a place so charged with tales and legends that she is able to reach through the gossamer-fine veil that separates her own world from that of myth and fable.
Lamp Black, Wolf Grey: A Novel #ad - Here she hopes that the wild beauty will inspire her to produce her best art and will give her the baby they have longed for. But this high valley is also home to others, such as Rhys the charismatic loner who pursues Laura with fervor. It was here he fell in love with Megan, nurse-maid to the children of the hated local noble, Lord Geraint.
And then there is Merlin. Lamp black, wolf grey tells both Laura's story and Merlin's. She and her husband dan have given up their city life and moved to Blaencwm, an ancient longhouse high in the hills. For once he too walked these hills, with his faithful grey wolf at his heel.
The Little Shop of Found Things: A NovelSt. Martin's Press #ad - He may also be the reason she can’t bring herself to leave. The story continues in october 2019 with book two in the Found Things series, Secrets of the Chocolate House. While xanthe fights to save the girl amid the turbulent days of 1605, she meets architect Samuel Appleby. Xanthe has always had an affinity with some of the antiques she finds.
When she has an intense connection to a beautiful silver chatelaine she has to know more. When she touches them, she can sense something of the past they come from and the stories they hold. She discovers there is an injustice in its history. He may be the person who can help her succeed. Xanthe and her mother flora leave London behind for a fresh start, taking over an antique shop in the historic town of Marlborough.
The Little Shop of Found Things: A Novel #ad - An antique shop haunted by a ghost. A silver treasure with an injustice in its story. An adventure to the past she’ll never forget. New york times bestselling author of the witch's daughter Paula Brackston returns to her trademark blend of magic and romance guaranteed to enchant in The Little Shop of Found Things, the first book in a new continuing series.
The spirit that inhabits her new home confronts her and charges her with saving her daughter’s life, threatening to take Flora’s if she fails. It is while she’s examining the chatelaine that she’s transported back to the seventeenth century where it has its origins.
Secrets of the Chocolate House Found Things Book 2St. Martin's Press #ad - She tells herself she must forget about Samuel and leave him in the past where he belongs. This time her ability to travel to the past will be tested. This time she will discover her true destiny. Will that destiny allow her to return home? And will she be able to save Samuel when his own fate seems to be sealed?
Soon after, she has an upsetting vision of Samuel in great danger, compelling her to make another journey to the past. This time she'll meet her most dangerous adversary. With the help of her new friends, she does her best to move on, focusing instead on the success of her and Flora’s antique shop. But there are still things waiting to be found, still injustices needing to be put right, still voices whispering to Xanthe from long ago about secrets wanting to be shared.
Secrets of the Chocolate House Found Things Book 2 #ad - While looking for new stock for the shop, Xanthe hears the song of a copper chocolate pot. Now, brackston returns to the Found Things series with its sequel, Secrets of the Chocolate House. After her adventures in the seventeenth century, Xanthe does her best to settle back into the rhythm of life in Marlborough.
The second novel in a bewitching series "brimming with charm and charisma" that will make "fans of Outlander rejoice!" Woman's World MagazineNew York Times bestselling author Paula Brackston’s The Little Shop of Found Things was called “a page-turner that will no doubt leave readers eager for future series installments” Publishers Weekly.
The Witches of the Blue Well: Thoughts on Writing The Winter WitchSt. Martin's Press #ad - A captivating new original 20-page short story by paula brackston, "the witches of the Blue Well" is the story of Ceri, author of The Witch's Daughter, a young woman in early eighteenth-century Wales whose grandmother always told her the magic blood of the women in their family flows through her veins.
But when famine and hardship come to their village, or will her power bring about the destruction of all that she loves? With her signature enchanting style, will Ceri be able to harness her magic to save herself and her sister, Paula Brackston has penned an enthralling story set in the world of her newest novel The Winter Witch.
The Witches of the Blue Well: Thoughts on Writing The Winter Witch #ad - In addition to the short story, " an authentic publication by the reverend elias owen, from 1886, paula brackston, an excerpt from "welsh folk lore: a collection of the Folk-Tales and Legends of North Wales, THE WITCHES OF THE BLUE WELL, this also contains a letter from the author, and an excerpt from THE WINTER WITCH, on writing THE WINTER WITCH, on witchcraft in Wales, a beautiful and moving novel coming from St.
Martin's Press in February.
The Witch's Kind: A NovelRedhook #ad - But two events threaten to upend their lives forever. In the aftermath of world war ii, two women with unusual gifts must protect a mysterious baby in a poignant tale of family, sacrifice and magic. It is the price of concealing their strange and dangerous family secret. Barrie anne blythe and her aunt charlotte have always known that the other residents of their small coastal community find them peculiar -- two women living alone on the outskirts of town.
The second is the sudden reappearance of Barrie Anne's long-lost husband -- who is not quite the man she thought she married. The first is the arrival of a mysterious abandoned baby with a hint of power like their own. Together, barrie anne and charlotte must decide how far they are willing to go to protect themselves -- and the child they think of as their own -- from suspicious neighbors, the government, and even their own family.
The Witch's Kind: A Novel #ad - . For more from louisa morgan, check out: A Secret History of WitchesThe Age of Witches.
The Witches of BlackBrookAmber Leaf Publishing #ad - Through space and time, sisters entwined. Lost then found, souls remain bound. Three sisters escape the Salem witch trials when the eldest casts a spell that hurtles their souls forward through time. After centuries separated, fate has finally reunited them in the present day. One the healer, one the teacher, and one the deceiver.
Will their reunion return their full powers, or end their souls journey forever?A Witches of BlackBrook novel.