Book Club - A Discovery of Witches

Deborah Harkness
Alex George
Ann Napolitano
William Deresiewicz
Jessica Spotswood
Geraldine Brooks
Brené Brown
Stephanie McAfee
Sophie Morgan
Tana French
Terry McMillan
Jen Lancaster
Geneen Roth
Julie Klam
Amy Kalafa
Ally Condie
Julia Cameron
Kate Marshall & David Marshall
Sylvia Day
Edited by Stacy Morrison, Julie Ross Godar & Rita Arens
Amor Towles
Jeremy Page
Dominique Browning
Karen White
Stephen Dau
Laura Moriarty
Laura Dave
Kim Edwards
Jeffrey Zaslow
Claire Bidwell Smith
Seré Prince Halverson
Eleanor Brown
Kelly McGonigal, Ph.D.
Lisa Gardner
Linwood Barclay
Liane Moriarty
Gayle Forman
William D. Lassek, M.D. & Steven J.C. Gaulin, Ph.D.
Vanessa Williams & Helen Williams

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A Discovery of Witches

A Discovery of Witches is like Twilight for a Grown Up Audience

I was admittedly skeptical about reading A Discovery of Witches to review. I am not one of the legion of vampire fans at all, and it would never occur to me to pick this book up in a bookstore.  Read more >

A Discovery of Witches Gives New Blood to Tried and True Tales

A Discovery of Witches breaks most of the molds already set in place within the last few years by novels about witches, vampires, and those “creatures” holding magical powers that leave us humans spell-bound.  Read more >

A Discovery of Witches: Twilight for Adults

A Discovery of Witches can be summed up as follows: Twilight For Adults.  Read more >

More of A Discovery of Witches Please!

I'll admit it. I love a good paranormal book. The more magic, adventure, and interesting creatures, the better. I get teased endlessly because most of my favorites, in this genre, come from the young adult section. Yep, it's true. So, you can imagine my excitement when I received this book, A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness, and realized, it's my favorite genre, and it's for GROWN UPS!!!  Read more >

Harkness Brings a New Twist on Classic Archetypes

A Discovery of Witches, by Deborah Harkness, is not your average creature novel. Its engrossing story line is a mix of historical and science fiction.  Read more >

Not Your Average Vampire Story: A Discovery of Witches [SPOILERS]

Deborah Harkness' novel, A Discovery of Witches, is not what you would call an average Vampire story. It builds mythology of a different world than we know -- a secret world using history, science and folklore -- and weaves these components into a unusual love story.  Read more >

What Are Matthew's Intentions in A Discovery of Witches?

Do you believe that witches, vampires and daemons walk among us warmbloods? Do you work with a witch, live next door to a vampire, or buy your morning coffee from a daemon barista? After reading A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness, you might just start looking at the people in your life a bit differently. I know this book made me question some people I’ve known over the years!  Read more >

A Discovery of Witches Tows You In

In A Discovery of Witches Deborah Harkness brings to life a brilliant scholar witch named Diana Bishop. Because of painful events surrounding the death of Diana’s parents she rejects her powers and devotes all of her brilliance toward studying history with a specific focus on practical alchemy.  Read more >

Harkness' A Discovery of Witches: Another Trilogy To Get Hooked On

I have been a reading fool lately and you can imagine how thrilled I was when I arrived home a couple of weeks ago and saw a package from Penguin on my back doorstep quickly realizing that I’d been offered a chance to participate in BlogHer’s Book Club. I opened up the package and realized that the book I’d been sent to read and review was Deborah Harkness' A Discovery of Witch  Read more >

A Discovery of Witches Was Unexpectedly Intriguing

Upon first glance, A Discovery of Witches, by Deborah Harkness is not a book I would usually be attracted to. In fact, after reading the synopsis of this book, I thought immediately that it wasn’t for me. But for some, unknown reason, I found myself requesting to read it. A potentially risky move, it could have been a long couple of days.  Read more >