The Witchcraft of Salem Village

The Witchcraft of Salem Village

Shirley Jackson
3.7/5 (2906 ratings)
Stories of magic, superstition, and witchcraft were strictly forbidden in the little town of Salem Village. But a group of young girls ignored those rules, spellbound by the tales told by a woman named Tituba.  When questioned about their activities, the terrified girls set off a whirlwind of controversy as they accused townsperson after townsperson of being witches. Author Shirley Jackson examines in careful detail this horrifying true story of accusations, trials, and executions that shook a community to its foundations.  
Language
English
Pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Release
June 12, 1987
ISBN
0394891767
ISBN 13
9780394891767

The Witchcraft of Salem Village

Shirley Jackson
3.7/5 (2906 ratings)
Stories of magic, superstition, and witchcraft were strictly forbidden in the little town of Salem Village. But a group of young girls ignored those rules, spellbound by the tales told by a woman named Tituba.  When questioned about their activities, the terrified girls set off a whirlwind of controversy as they accused townsperson after townsperson of being witches. Author Shirley Jackson examines in careful detail this horrifying true story of accusations, trials, and executions that shook a community to its foundations.  
Language
English
Pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Release
June 12, 1987
ISBN
0394891767
ISBN 13
9780394891767

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