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The Rules of Magic

by Alice Hoffman

Hardcover, 367 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $27.99 |


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This prequel to the best-selling Practical Magic traces the story of the children of Susanna Owens, who, in spite of their mother's fierce edicts against witchcraft, develop powerful abilities while struggling to escape the family curse that leads to tragedy if they fall in love.