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Alice Hoffman

ALICE HOFFMAN is the author of more than thirty bestselling works of fiction, including Practical Magic, which was made into a major motion icture starring Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman; Here on Earth, an Oprah Book Club selection; the highly praised historical novel The Dovekeepers; and, most recently, The Museum of Extraordinary Things. Her books for teens include Green Angel, Green Witch, Incantation, The Foretelling, and Aquamarine, also a major motion picture starring Emma Roberts. Visit her online at alicehoffman.com.

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Wuthering Heights
Written by Emily Bronte, Afterword by Juliet Barker, Introduction by Alice Hoffman
Signet | Paperback | March 2011
$5.95/7.50(Canada) | 978-0-451-53179-7 (0-451-53179-5)

There are few more convincing, less sentimental accounts of passionate love than the story of the tormented Heathcliff, who falls wildly in love with Catherine Earnshaw, the daughter of his benefactor, and of the violence and misery that result from their thwarted longing for each other. Read more






Angel Landing
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | February 1999
$15.00/19.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16684-0 (0-425-16684-8)

The bestselling author of Practical Magic offers "an affecting love story, laced with humor" (Booklist) that tells the tale of a man and a woman, an activist and a therapist, so consumed with helping others that they are in danger of failing in their duty to themselves. This is an unforgettable... Read more






At Risk
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | November 1998
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16529-4 (0-425-16529-9)

In a novel the Village Voice calls "memorable" and "striking," Alice Hoffman vividly portrays a family shattered by tragedy when eleven-year-old Amanda is diagnosed with AIDS...

"Brilliant...explosive...heart-rending." --Chicago Tribune

"Graceful...emotionally potent...A cathartic tale that begs us, with heartbreaking eloquence, to stop looking the other way."--Glamour

"Within pages, the reader falls in love...

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At Risk
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Paperback | September 1989
$7.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-11738-5 (0-425-11738-3)

In a novel the Village Voice calls "memorable" and "striking," Alice Hoffman vividly portrays a family shattered by tragedy when eleven-year-old Amanda is diagnosed with AIDS...

"Brilliant...explosive...heart-rending." --Chicago Tribune

"Graceful...emotionally potent...A cathartic tale that begs us, with heartbreaking eloquence, to stop looking the other way."--Glamour

"Within pages, the reader falls in love...

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Blackbird House
Written by Alice Hoffman
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | March 2005
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-45593-2 (0-345-45593-2)

With “incantatory prose” that “sweeps over the reader like a dream,” (Philadelphia Inquirer), Hoffman follows her celebrated bestseller The Probable Future, with an evocative work that traces the lives of the various occupants of an old Massachusetts house over a span of two hundred years.

In a rare and gorgeous departure, beloved... Read more






Blue Diary
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | August 2002
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-18494-3 (0-425-18494-3)

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Dovekeepers, a New York Times Bestseller and Notable Book.

The courage to face the unthinkable is at the core of this magnificent new novel. How do we manage to confront the truths in our lives and find forgiveness in the most unforgiving of...

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The Drowning Season
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | July 2002
$17.00/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-18475-2 (0-425-18475-7)

The matriarch of a Long Island clan with a stubbornly suicidal son and a defiant, restless granddaughter, Esther has hired a Russian landscaper to watch over the family as well as the grounds of their secluded waterfront estate. But he has been watching Esther, too. And his love for her is... Read more






Fortune's Daughter
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | December 1999
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16870-7 (0-425-16870-0)

This novel from the bestselling author of Practical Magic and Turtle Moon tells the story of two women--one young, unmarried, and far from home as she awaits the birth of her first child, the other a mother who lost her daughter long ago... Read more






Here on Earth
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Paperback | July 1999
$8.99/10.99(Canada) | 978-0-425-16969-8 (0-425-16969-3)

The bestselling author of The Dovekeepers tells her most seductive and mesmerizing tale yet--the story of March Murray, who returns to her small Massachusetts hometown after nineteen years, encountering her childhood sweetheart...and discovering the heartbreaking and complex truth about their reckless and romantic love. Read more






Here on Earth
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | March 1998
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16731-1 (0-425-16731-3)

In a review of Hoffman's previous novel, Practical Magic, Booklist wrote, "magic, fantasy, and full-tilt love-at-first-sight have figured in all of Hoffman's sexy, funny, and endearing novels. . . . in Hoffman's universe, all boundaries between inner and outer realms are erased. Fear brings whipping winds, a malevolent spirit causes lilac... Read more






Illumination Night
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | February 2002
$15.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-18326-7 (0-425-18326-2)

Beginning on the night of the Grand Illumination, a festival of lanterns held each summer on Martha’s Vineyard, this novel is a modern chronicle of a marriage and a bittersweet exploration of an extraordinary passion. Illumination Night follows the lives of a young blond giant who is as beautiful as he... Read more






Local Girls
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | May 2000
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-17434-0 (0-425-17434-4)

From the New York Times best-selling author of The DovekeepersAlice Hoffman is at her haunting, thought-provoking best with these interconnected stories about a Long Island family, the Samuelsons, and the lessons in survival and transformation that life brings to every family...

"Pulls the reader in effortlessly...Hoffman has the power to make you really laugh and really...

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Nightbird
Written by Alice Hoffman
Wendy Lamb Books | Hardcover | March 2015
$16.99/19.99(Canada) | 978-0-385-38958-7 (0-385-38958-2)

Bestselling author Alice Hoffman’s bewitching Nightbird is perfect for ages 10-13: love and friendship empower a lonely girl to embrace her uniqueness and discover her strengths.  

Twig lives in Sidwell, where people whisper that fairy tales are real. After all, her town is rumored to hide a monster. And two hundred years ago...

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Practical Magic
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | August 2003
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-19037-1 (0-425-19037-4)

“[A] delicious fantasy of witchcraft and love in a world where gardens smell of lemon verbena and happy endings are possible.”—Cosmopolitan

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... Read more






The Probable Future
Written by Alice Hoffman
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | June 2004
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-45591-8 (0-345-45591-6)

The women of the Sparrow family have lived in New England for generations. Each is born in the month of March, and at the age of thirteen, each develops an unusual gift. Elinor can literally smell a lie. Her daughter, Jenny, can see people’s dreams as they’re dreaming them. Granddaughter Stella... Read more






The Red Garden
Written by Alice Hoffman
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | August 2011
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-40597-5 (0-307-40597-4)

In exquisite prose, Hoffman offers a transforming glimpse of small-town America, presenting more than three hundred years of passion, dark secrets, loyalty, and redemption in a web of tales where characters' lives are intertwined by fate and by their own actions.

The Red Garden introduces us to the luminous and haunting world... Read more






The Red Garden
Written by Alice Hoffman
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | January 2011
$25.00/28.95(Canada) | 978-0-7393-7812-0 (0-7393-7812-0)

In exquisite prose, Hoffman offers a transforming glimpse of small-town America, presenting more than three hundred years of passion, dark secrets, loyalty, and redemption in a web of tales where characters' lives are intertwined by fate and by their own actions.

The Red Garden introduces us to the luminous and haunting world... Read more






The River King
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | July 2001
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-17967-3 (0-425-17967-2)

From the best-selling author of The DovekeepersThe River King confirms Alice Hoffman as "one of our quirkiest and most interesting novelists" (Jane Smiley, USA Today).
People tend to stay in their place in the town of Haddan. The students at the prestigious prep school don't mix with locals; even within the school, hierarchy rules... Read more






Second Nature
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | February 1998
$15.00/16.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16163-0 (0-425-16163-3)

From the New York Times best-selling author of The Dovekeepers, Second Nature tells the story of a suburban woman, Robin Moore, who discovers her own free spirit through a stranger she brings home to her perfectly ordered neighborhood. As Robin impulsively draws this beautiful, uncivilized man into her world-meanwhile coping with... Read more






Seventh Heaven
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | April 2003
$15.00/16.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-18848-4 (0-425-18848-5)

Nora Silk doesn’t really fit in on Hemlock Street, where every house looks the same. She's divorced. She wears a charm bracelet and high heels and red toreador pants. And the way she raises her kids is a scandal. But as time passes, the neighbors start having second thoughts about Nora... Read more






The Story Sisters
Written by Alice Hoffman
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | June 2010
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-40596-8 (0-307-40596-6)

From the New York Times Bestselling
Author of The Third Angel

Alice Hoffman’s previous novel, The Third Angel, was hailed as "an unforgettable portrait of the depth of true love" (USA Today), "stunning" (Jodi Picoult), and "spellbinding" (Miami Herald). Her new novel, The Story Sisters, charts the lives of three sisters–Elv, Claire... Read more






The Third Angel
Written by Alice Hoffman
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | March 2009
$16.00/19.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-40595-1 (0-307-40595-8)

“Alice Hoffman is my favorite writer.” –Jodi Picoult

Alice Hoffman is one of our most beloved writers. Here on Earth was an Oprah Book Club selection. Practical Magic and Aquamarine were both bestselling books and Hollywood movies. Her novels have received mention as notable books of the year by the New... Read more






Turtle Moon
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | September 1997
$16.00/18.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-16128-9 (0-425-16128-5)

New York Times bestselling author Alice Hoffman presents a "captivating...truly original novel" (Cosmopolitan).

When Keith Rosen runs away from his Florida home—inexplicably taking along a motherless baby—his mother is perplexed, terrified, and ultimately takes off on her own journey to find him. The story of a divorced woman, her disillusioned teenage son... Read more






White Horses
Written by Alice Hoffman
Berkley | Trade Paperback | October 1999
$15.00/16.50(Canada) | 978-0-425-17050-2 (0-425-17050-0)

When Teresa was a little girl, she dreamed of dark-eyed, fearless heroes on white horses who would sweep her away. But now, as the adult Teresa negotiates life and love, she begins to understand that fairy tales don't always come true... Read more






The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories
Written by Washington Irving, Introduction by Alice Hoffman
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | August 2001
$10.00/12.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75721-1 (0-375-75721-X)

With his beloved Gothic tales, Washington Irving is said to have created the genre of the short story in America. Though Irving crafted many of the most memorable characters in fiction, from Rip Van Winkle to Ichabod Crane, his gifts were not confined to the short story alone. He was also... Read more





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