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the witch doesn't burn in this one

Amanda Lovelace, ladybookmad

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing

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The witch: supernaturally powerful, inscrutably independent, and now—indestructible. These moving, relatable poems encourage resilience and embolden women to take control of their own stories. Enemies try to judge, oppress, and marginalize her, but the witch doesn’t burn in this one. 

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