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Alice Hoffman

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

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The Dovekeepers

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Practical Magic

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Here on Earth

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The Marriage of Opposites

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The Red Garden

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The Ice Queen

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The Story Sisters

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"In her 40-year writing career, Hoffman has written in nearly every genre. Now she's headed back to some of her most beloved characters in The Rules of Magic , a prequel to her tale of modern witches, Practical Magic ." ...More

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Nita Thank you for adding me as a friend. I love your books!


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Cathy Thanks for adding me Alice. Looking forward to reading one of your books soon!


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