Incantation by Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman

In the middle of a germinating cornfield near her home, Alice Hoffman found a child’s hand. The hand wasn’t broken or mangled in any way, but it was the gazelles and jackals that scared Alice.Incantation is a beautifully written novel by Alice Hoffman. It is about finding meaning and hope in the midst of death. The story follows four generations of women who come together to support each other through their own struggles with grief and loss.This book is extremely well written and gets into the hearts of all readers, no matter their age or current state of mind.

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"Incantation" is the debut novel by Alice Hoffman, published in 1996 by Little Brown& Co. (a division of Hachette Book Group) and is the first of a series of seven novels that Hoffman wrote. It is set in a world similar to, but slightly different than, the world of her earlier work "The Thief of Always". The story focuses on two young people who are destined to fight together in a war between good and evil while also struggling with their own
I needed to write a literature review about Incantation and Ghachar Ghochar books. I read Incantation with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Alice Hoffman is a wonderful writer.