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Incantation by Alice Hoffman

Incantation by Alice Hoffman

What if you discovered that your family had been living a lie for years and that lie could cost them their lives? What would you do? This is the problem that Estrella de Madrigal faces in Alice Hoffman’s Incantation.

Estrella lives during the Spanish Inquisition when Jews were being persecuted by the community. The flames of hatred are spreading and Estrella is torn between the bliss of ignorance and the weight of truth as her world turns upside down. Betrayal, love and shocking truths come to light in this intense historical novel.

Rating: 4 stars!

Genre: Historical Fiction

Find Incantation in the BEHS Library

Review by Molly N.