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A Young Woman Living In A Rigid, Puritanical Society Discovers Dark Powers Within Herself In This Stunning, Feminist Fantasy DebutIn The Lands Of Bethel, Where The Prophet S Word Is Law, Immanuelle Moore S Very Existence Is Blasphemy Her Mother S Union With An Outsider Of A Different Race Cast Her Once Proud Family Into Disgrace, So Immanuelle Does Her Best To Worship The Father, Follow Holy Protocol, And Lead A Life Of Submission, Devotion, And Absolute Conformity, Like All The Other Women In The SettlementBut A Mishap Lures Her Into The Forbidden Darkwood Surrounding Bethel, Where The First Prophet Once Chased And Killed Four Powerful Witches Their Spirits Are Still Lurking There, And They Bestow A Gift On Immanuelle The Journal Of Her Dead Mother, Who Immanuelle Is Shocked To Learn Once Sought Sanctuary In The WoodFascinated By The Secrets In The Diary, Immanuelle Finds Herself Struggling To Understand How Her Mother Could Have Consorted With The Witches But When She Begins To Learn Grim Truths About The Church And Its History, She Realizes The True Threat To Bethel Is Its Own Darkness And She Starts To Understand That If Bethel Is To Change, It Must Begin With Her The Year of the Witching

About the Author: Alexis Henderson

Alexis Henderson is a speculative fiction writer with a penchant for dark fantasy, witchcraft, and cosmic horror She grew up in one of America s most haunted cities, Savannah, Georgia, which instilled in her a life long love of ghost stories When she doesn t have her nose buried in a book, you can find her painting or watching horror movies with her feline familiar Currently, Alexis resides in the sun soaked marshland of Charleston, South Carolina.

10 thoughts on “The Year of the Witching

  1. says:

    Handmaid s Tale meets Salem Born of rebellious feminist resistance by a girl who is branded as cursed because of her mother s sins and facing the dark powers to make definite and concrete changes at the dystopian, puritanical, secluded society consisted of hypocrisy, ignorance, illogical and unfair laws This is another terrifying, fist clenching, soul shivering, mind crushing, heart pounding, forehead sweating, edg

  2. says:

    I tore through this book in a single day It s the exact kind of witchy tale I ve been looking for The kind of achingly tense, terrifying atmosphere you get in horror with the tear it all down politics of today s best fantasy Highly recommend

  3. says:

    I meanI think it s pretty good.

  4. says:

    This sounds a lot like THE GRACE YEAR but I hope it s better than THE GRACE YEAR

  5. says:

    Touted as The Handmaid s Tale meets Salem, The Year of the Witching if definitely a deliciously dark tale you don t want to miss out on.Filled with terrifying scenes of both the macabre and dark times for women, this is one read that will keep you flipping the pages and utterly enthralled at its uniqueness With jaw dropping moments and heart pounding danger, not to mention the gruesome detail and imagery, this is definitely a

  6. says:

    One word Witches One word Witches

  7. says:

    The Year of the Witching has been described as a mix of The Handmaid s Tale and The Vvitch Salem, but I could honestly see many religious cults being used as a comparison here Despite the easy comparisons I would say loose comparisons , this book felt very unique and original.This was a fascinating book, it is slow and quiet in a way, but filled with creepy scenery and almostdisturbing because of how lowkey it was I do wish that the

  8. says:

    Blood Blight Darkness Slaughter Fuck yes This is what I m here for A lot of things about 2020 suck, but this book, she ain t one of them No one could know what she had found in the woods Not if she wanted to live. The Year of the Witching is a stunning debut novel, packed to the edges of its pages with bewitching detail and dreadfully good writing Think The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly meets The VVitch set in a Puritan inspired fantasy wo

  9. says:

    The Year of the Witching was pitched as being inspired by The VVitch, so perhaps it s on me for allowing my expectations to climb sky high due to the association with one of my favorite movies of all time The VVitch is disturbing and unsettling and claustrophobic The Year of the Witching is standard YA fantasy fare, and this despite the fact that it is not YA fantasy, but adult Immanuelle is a character I struggled to get a grasp on, and

  10. says:

    What a sensational debut Henderson wove the most deliciously dark tale and I wanted to savor it as long as I could Haunting, horrifying, and so, so human I could not put this story down

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