Daughters of the Witching Hill

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Bess has another friend, too, a magical being or familiar called Tibb, who teaches her to use her powers of healing. Chattox now turns to dark magic. Next, Jamie fancies that he, too, has a familiar and begins to make clay pictures to punish people who are unkind to him.

King James, who authorized the translation of the Bible that so many people still today believe is inerrant, was convinced of the reality of a grand witch conspiracy in the British Isles. Nine so-called witches are hanged.

Daughters of the Witching Hill

The cunning folk were women and men who blessed often using the old Latin prayers and healed using a combination of herbalism and psychology , usually in exchange for food. Yes, this was the age of Shakespeare and Marlowe and Donne, but Bess Southerns and those around her never hear even a tiny echo of any Renaissance.

While the nobility always have enough to eat and clothes and shoes to wear, peasants had to beg and do any work they could find for pay that consisted of a meal and maybe a sack of oats to take home. Drawing on the Catholic folk magic of her youth, Bess heals the sick and Daughters of the Witching Hill.

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Mary Sharratt. IV Assumption Day. V A Light FarShining.

Back Flap. Her inspiration for Daughters of the Witching Hill arose directly from the wild, brooding landscape: the true story of the Pendle witches unfolded almost literally in her backyard.

The author of the critically acclaimed novels Summit Avenue , The Real Minerva , and The Vanishing Point , Sharratt is also the coeditor of the subversive fiction anthology Bitch Lit , a celebration of female antiheroes, strong women who break all the rules. II The Black Dog. Back Cover.