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Author Galchen, Rivka, author.

Title Everyone knows your mother is a witch / Rivka Galchen.

Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction  New Shelf  GALCHEN,RIV    DUE 10-11-21
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 275 pages ; 22 cm
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Summary 1618, Württemberg, a German duchy. Plague is spreading. The Thirty Years' War has begun. Fear and suspicion are in the air throughout the Holy Roman Empire. In the small town of Leonberg, Katharina Kepler, an illiterate widow known for her herbal remedies, is accused of being a witch by Ursula Reinbold, who accuses Katharina of offering her a bitter, witchy drink that has made her ill. Her son Johannes, the Imperial Mathematician and renowned author of the laws of planetary motion, must turn his attention from the music of the spheres to the job of defending his mother. -- adapted from jacket
Subject Kepler, Johannes, 1571-1630 -- Fiction.
Plague -- Fiction.
Widows -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
War fiction.
Witch fiction.
ISBN 9780374280468 hardcover
0374280460 hardcover

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