• The Virago Book of Witches

The Virago Book of Witches

Alluring women and ailing knight, enchantresses and seekers of revenge, wise old women and badly behaved girls. Editor, Shahrukh Husain, shares over fifty stories of crones and nixies, shape shifters and beauties including the loving fox witch of Japan; Italy's Witch-Bea-Witch; Scotland's Goodwife of Laggan; Biddy Earl and the terrifying Kali. Then there is Baba Yaga who comes in many forms down through the ages to haunt, entice, possess, transform and challenge.

The Virago Book of Witches is a celebration of anger, tomfoolery, fun, strife and victory—because the witch never really disappears...