Community Stories (6/15/21)

Today we’re taking a peek into communities with a society and family undone by suspicion and a small town story about a grandmother whose dreams see a coming death.

EVERYONE KNOWS YOUR MOTHER IS A WITCH by Rivka Galchen

2 starred reviews!

“Galchen’s captivating latest (after the children’s adventure RAT RULE 79) follows an illiterate widow as she confronts accusations of being a witch in 1618 Germany…This is a resounding delight.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

“A 17th-century German witch hunt—really…Dazzling in its humor, intelligence, and the richness of its created world.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review

WHAT YOU CAN SEE FROM HERE by Mariana Leky

“Populated by quirky characters who learn there is no way to truly prepare for death or grief, Leky’s novel is for those who enjoy laconic, introspective reads.”–Booklist

EVERYONE KNOWS YOUR MOTHER IS A WITCH by Rivka Galchen; 9780374280468; available now.
WHAT YOU CAN SEE FROM HERE by Mariana Leky; 9780374288822; available 6/22/21.

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