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John F.D. Taff

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Average rating: 3.84 · 3,149 ratings · 575 reviews · 68 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Bell Witch

3.51 avg rating — 933 ratings — published 2013 — 8 editions
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Little Deaths

3.64 avg rating — 269 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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The End in All Beginnings

4.23 avg rating — 107 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
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Kill/Off

4.46 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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The Sunken Cathedral

4.86 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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The Sorcerer's Apprentice

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2001 — 3 editions
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The Dark Level

3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2003
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“Why do you persist in this belief that punishment must be meted out from either God or Satan when the most relentless, merciless punisher is that within? For we can never escape its scourges and lashes.”
John F.D. Taff, The Bell Witch

“I know death. Intimately. And there is no part of it that is cute and cozy.”
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“Does one ever know what another is capable of doing at his or her best?”
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As I mentioned, I wanted to read a witch themed book for our scary October read. However, I had a bit of trouble finding really scary witch themed books, but that's okay. We'll just go with mildly creepy...perhaps. This is a quick poll, as my Season of the Witch event at Castle Macabre hinges on this pick. Last day to vote is this Sunday.

The Bell Witch The Bell Witch by John F.D. Taff John F.D. Taff
 
  3 votes, 50.0%

The Witch's Trinity The Witch's Trinity by Erika Mailman Erika Mailman
 
  2 votes, 33.3%

Season of the Witch Season of the Witch by Natasha Mostert Natasha Mostert
 
  1 vote, 16.7%

A Mirror for Witches A Mirror for Witches by Esther Forbes Esther Forbes
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Witch Hunt Witch Hunt by Devin O'Branagan Devin O'Branagan
 
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