Magic Lessons by Alice Hoffman

January 29th, 2021 Kimberly Review 8 Comments

29th Jan
Magic Lessons by Alice Hoffman

Magic Lessons transports the listener back in time to meet Marie Owens and learn how the curse that haunts the Owens’ women came to be. From the English countryside to the shores of Curacao, to Massachusetts, we learn of Maria’s fate.

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The Book Charmer by Karen Hawkins

July 22nd, 2019 Kimberly Review 18 Comments

22nd Jul
The Book Charmer by Karen Hawkins

How could I resist The Book Charmer by Karen Hawkins? The title alone drew me to it and the synopsis..my oh my! Fans of Sarah Addison Allen this one is for you. If you loved, Garden Spells, and the Waverley’s you will fall in love with the Dove’s and the southern town of Dove Pond.

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The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman

December 14th, 2017 Kimberly Review 32 Comments

14th Dec
The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman

After my disappointment with Practical Magic (yes the movie ruined the book) I was a little nervous going into The Rules of Magic by Alice Hoffman but here I found the magic I was hoping for.  Narrated by Marin Ireland I fell in love with the Owens family.

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Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

October 2nd, 2017 Kimberly Review 36 Comments

2nd Oct
Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman

PRACTICAL MAGIC by Alice Hoffman originally released in 1995 and soon became a movie, which to this day I make a point of watching every fall. I read the book right before the movie released and over time my memories of the book and the movie blurred. 

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Spellbook of the Lost and Found by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

September 8th, 2017 Kimberly Review 55 Comments

8th Sep
Spellbook of the Lost and Found by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

SPELLBOOK OF THE LOST AND FOUND by Moïra Fowley-Doyle has been one of my most anticipated audiobooks. Last year I devoured the ACCIDENTAL SEASON and fell in love with this author’s voice, magical realism, and storytelling. SPELLBOOK OF THE LOST AND FOUND did not disappoint delivering magical realism, diverse characters and lyrical prose I quickly became caught up in the girl’s adventure.

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