The Witch's Boy by Michael Gruber
  

The Witch's Boy

Written by Michael Gruber

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Abandoned in the forest as a baby, Lump is adopted by a witch and grows up knowing nothing but love.

A stunning story full of myth, magic and mystery as well some very human characteristics.

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The Witch's Boy by Michael Gruber

Presents a tale of approval and tolerance, or lack of it, in society. This book presents the story of a boy's difficult journey to adulthood, his craving for the magical powers of his mother and his search for love and acceptance, set against the backdrop of a world of magic.

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This astonishing fantasy plumbs the depths of the human heart and lays bare its emotions. -- Booklist (starred review) Brilliantly woven. -- The Guardian Haunting. -- London Times

About the Author

Michael Gruber
Michael Gruber has a Ph.D. in marine biology from the University of Miami. He lives in Seattle, Washington, and is currently at work on another novel.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
304 pages

Author

Michael Gruber
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Publisher

Simon & Schuster Ltd

Publication date

3rd April 2006

ISBN

9781416901396

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