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The Coven

Graham Masterton

Publisher: Head of Zeus

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Summary

They say the girls were witches. But Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecary's daughter, is sure they were innocent victims... 
 
London, 1758: 
 
Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecary's daughter, has found a position at St Mary Magdalene's Refuge for fallen women. The charity is supported by a wealthy merchant who offers the most promising girls steady work in his factory. But when seven girls go missing, Beatrice is uneasy. 
 
Their would-be benefactor claims they were a coven of witches, beholden only to Satan and his demonic misdeeds. But Beatrice is convinced something much darker than witchcraft is at play...

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