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By Louisa Morgan

A sweeping ancient saga that strains 5 generations of fiercely strong moms and daughters - witches whose magical inheritance is either a deadly danger and a unprecedented gift.

Brittany, 1821. After Grand-mere Ursule supplies her existence to save lots of her relatives, their magic turns out to die along with her.
Even so, the Orchires struggle to maintain the outdated methods alive, practising half-remembered spells and arcane rites in hopes of a revival. And whilst their youngest daughter comes of age, magic flows anew. The lineage keeps, although new generations fight not just to grasp their energy, but additionally to maintain it hidden.
But while international conflict II looms at the horizon, magic is required extra urgently than ever - now not for easy potions or visions, yet to alter the total process history.
"At as soon as sprawling and intimate, A mystery historical past of Witches deftly captures the best magic of all: the affection among moms and daughters."
--Jordanna Max Brodsky, writer of The Immortals

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