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White Magic: Spells to Hold You.



White Magic: Spells to Hold You

Kelly Easton

Wendy Lamb Books

c/o Random House Children's Books

1745 Broadway, New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
, NY 10019

9780375837692, $15.99 www.randomhouse.com/kids

White Magic: Spells to Hold You is a young adult novel about benevolent witchcraft witchcraft, a form of sorcery, or the magical manipulation of nature for self-aggrandizement, or for the benefit or harm of a client. This manipulation often involves the use of spirit-helpers, or familiars. . Chrissie, a fifteen year old girl, forced to move from snowy Vermont to Los Angeles Los Angeles (lôs ăn`jələs, lŏs, ăn`jəlēz'), city (1990 pop. 3,485,398), seat of Los Angeles co., S Calif.; inc. 1850. , thinks her life is all but over until she meets the mysterious Yvonne, half witch, half gypsy. Yvonne teaches Chrissie about white magic; together with Karen--a kindly but shy girl in love with the wrong boy--they form a coven cov·en  
n.
An assembly of 13 witches.



[Perhaps from Middle English covent, assembly, convent; see convent.
 of "good witches". Together they learn the value of the bonds of friendship, and how to enhance the potency of magic with good intentions, good thoughts, and good deeds. A gentle and delightful narrative.
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Date:Sep 1, 2007
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