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Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman is the author of more than thirty works of fiction, including The Rules of Magic, Practical MagicThe Marriage of OppositesThe Red Garden, the Oprah’s Book Club selection Here on EarthThe Museum of Extraordinary Things, and The Dovekeepers. She lives near Boston.

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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 New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic offers “an affecting love story, laced with humor”(Booklist) that tells the tale of a man and a woman so consumed with helping others that they are in danger of failing in their duty to themselves.

Natalie, a therapist, is in love... 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)

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic comes a “memorable...striking”(Village Voice) novel that vividly portrays an American family shattered by tragedy.

Ivan and Polly Farrell have two bright and talented children. Eight-year-old Charlie has his father's scientific mind. Amanda, eleven, possesses the unusual strength and determination that... Read more






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

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic comes a “memorable...striking”(Village Voice) novel that vividly portrays an American family shattered by tragedy.

Ivan and Polly Farrell have two bright and talented children. Eight-year-old Charlie has his father's scientific mind. Amanda, eleven, possesses the unusual strength and determination that... Read more






Blackbird House
Written by Alice Hoffman
Ballantine Books | Trade Paperback | March 2005
$17.00/23.00(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
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-18494-3 (0-425-18494-3)

Alice Hoffman, the bestselling author of The Rules of Magic, asks how we can find the courage to face the unthinkable in this compelling New York Times Notable Book.

When Ethan Ford fails to show up for work on a brilliant summer morning, none of his neighbors would guess that for more... Read more






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 New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic presents a “stunning and hypnotic” novel that “interweaves past and present with piercing images and unfailing energy”(Publishers Weekly).

On a secluded waterfront estate on the North Shore of Long Island, a matriarch named Esther rules over her clan. But in spite of... 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)

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic comes an “intimate, lovely novel”(People) about two mothers whose lives are on the brink of life-altering change.

Rae Perry is young, unmarried, and far from home as she awaits the birth of her first child accompanied by the angry, moody... 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)

A seductive and mesmerizing story of obsessive love from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

After nineteen years in California, March Murray returns to the small Massachusetts town where she grew up. For all this time, March has been avoiding her own troubled history, but when she... 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)

A seductive and mesmerizing story of obsessive love from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

After nineteen years in California, March Murray returns to the small Massachusetts town where she grew up. For all this time, March has been avoiding her own troubled history, but when she... 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)

A modern chronicle of a marriage and a bittersweet exploration of an extraordinary passion from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

Beginning on the night of the Grand Illumination, a festival of lanterns held each summer on Martha’s Vineyard, Illumination Night follows the lives of a young blond... 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)

The New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic is at her haunting, thought-provoking best with these interconnected stories about a Long Island family.

Alice Hoffman casts her spell over a neighborhood filled with dreamers and dreams as she evokes the world of the Samuelsons, a family torn apart by tragedy and bound together... Read more






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
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-0-425-19037-1 (0-425-19037-4)

The Owens sisters confront the challenges of life and love in this bewitching novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

For more than two hundred years, the Owens women have been blamed for everything that has gone wrong in their Massachusetts town. Gillian and Sally have endured that... 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)

Alice Hoffman’s most magical novel to date—three generations of extraordinary women are driven to unite in crisis and discover the rewards of reconciliation and love. 

Women of the Sparrow family have unusual gifts. Elinor can detect falsehood. Her daughter, Jenny, can see people’s dreams when they sleep. Granddaughter Stella has a... 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)

A story about a small town's surface appearance and the truths submerged below from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

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... 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)

A suburban woman discovers her own wild spirit in this “suspenseful...dark, romantic meditation on what it means to be human”(The New Yorker) from the bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

Robin Moore, coping with a divorce and a troubled teen-aged son, impulsively rescues a strange man from a psychiatric ward—a beautiful, uncivilized... 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)

“Part American Graffiti, part early Updike, Seventh Heaven simultaneously chronicles the coming of age of a group of teenagers in a Long Island town, and the gradual dissolution of their parents’ repressed, middle-class world...A parable about changing times and changing values”(The New York Times) from the bestselling author of The Rules of... 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)

A magical and stunningly original story that charts the lives of three women in love with the wrong men from bestselling author Alice Hoffman.

Headstrong Madeleine Heller finds herself hopelessly attracted to her sister’s fiancé. Frieda Lewis, a doctor’s daughter and a runaway, becomes the muse of an ill-fated rock star... 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)

A “captivating...truly original novel” (Cosmopolitan) from the New York Times bestselling author of The Rules of Magic.

“Ms. Hoffman writes quite wonderfully about the magic in our lives and in the battered, indifferent world.”—The New York Times Book Review

When Keith Rosen runs away from his Florida home—inexplicably taking along a motherless baby—his... 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)

The acclaimed author of The Rules of Magic presents a “sexually charged...almost hypnotic”(Publishers Weekly) novel about men, women, romance, and real life.

When Teresa was a little girl, she went to sleep with dreams in her head—dreams of dark-eyed, fearless heroes on white horses who would sweep her away. Then men her mother... 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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